Police locate mother and child safe and well - Merrylands

Monday, 27 February 2017 11:40:57 AM

Police have located a mother and her six-year-old daughter who were last seen in Sydney’s west last week.

The 31-year-old woman and six-year-old girl were last seen at a shopping complex on the corner of McFarlane and Pitt Streets, Merrylands, about 3.30pm on Friday 24 February 2017.

Officers from Holroyd Local Area Command were notified and launched an investigation.

Following a search, just before 11.30am today (Monday 27 February 2017), police located the woman and child safe and well following a vehicle stop in Merrylands.

They were taken to Merrylands Police Station where the woman is currently assisting with inquiries.

Police thank the media and the community for their assistance.