A pensioner with dementia has vanished from her Glasgow home sparking a frantic police search to find her.

Margaret McLean who has mobility issues left her home yesterday around 3.20pm in Castlemilk but has not been seen since.

Concerns are now growing for the 74-year-old who has now been missing overnight.

She has links to the Bridgeton, Parkhead and City Centre areas usually traveling by public transport.

Officers from Police Scotland are carrying out searches and appealing for information as they desperately try and trace Margaret.

She is described as white, 5ft 2ins in height and of medium build with shoulder-length grey hair.

She sometimes wears glasses and may be wearing navy jogging trousers, a blue top and a beige coat.

Anyone with information on Margaret’s whereabouts should contact officers through 101 quoting reference number 2731 of 2 June.