Police are appealing for any information about a woman who has gone missing in the Auckland area,
Police believe Maiarangi Te Waiti may be in the greater Auckland area, but a national plea for information has been issued.
"We believe Maiarangi is in the greater Auckland area and has a young female child with her.
"Police are concerned for the pair's welfare."
Anyone with information about the pair are urged to contact Police immediately on the following email address DCC.Auckland@police.govt.nz.