A BORDERS woman who was reported as missing from the region on Monday (July 1) has been found.

Yesterday (July 2) Police Scotland issued an appeal to help trace 28-year-old Cassie Aghakhan, of Hawick, who had been reported as missing the previous day.

This morning police have shared that Cassie has been found.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "We can confirm that Cassie Aghakhan, 28, who was reported missing has been traced safe and well.

"Thank you to everyone who shared our earlier appeal."