Police thank public after missing woman Lyndsey Dominiak found

A vulnerable woman who went missing in the region earlier today has been found following an urgent police appeal.

Monday, 24th February 2020, 10:11 am

Lyndsey Dominiak, 45, was seen in Chester-le-Street on Sunday, February 23, and was believed to be with a man called Christopher Riley, 31.

Lyndsey, from Middlesbrough, had left a family member’s address in Stockton this morning and it was thought that she may have been in the Chester-le-Street area of County Durham shortly afterwards.

Cleveland Police issued an urged appeal asking for the help of the public to find her and had said she may have been using public transport or taxis.

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The force had asked taxi drivers if they recalled seeing them or dropping them off to get in touch.

And now Cleveland Police have confirmed that Lyndsey Dominiak has been found.

A police spokesman said: “Lyndsey Dominiak and Christopher Riley have now been located.

“Thank you to everyone who shared our appeals.”

Lyndsey Dominiak, 45, was seen in Chester-le-Street. Image by Cleveland Police.