Police 'extremely concerned' for welfare of Tauranga woman and her newborn baby

Police are urgently appealing for any sightings of 34-year old Lauren Hamilton, of Tauranga.

Baby (File picture).
Baby (File picture). Source:

Ms Hamilton recently gave birth, and is believed to have her newborn with her.

In a statement, police say they "are extremely concerned for the welfare of Lauren and her baby".

"We would like to hear from anyone who has seen Lauren in the last few days, or anyone who has information about where she might be.

"If you can help, please call 111 immediately."