Desperate search for woman, 35, and her baby son who disappeared from home

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Police are desperately looking for a mother and her baby after they vanished from their home in the early hours of this morning.

Janice Hughes, 35, was last seen with her 10-month-old son at around 1.30 am from Belper, Derbyshire.

Derbyshire Police said Janice, who is originally from Surrey, was reported missing from her home on Becksitch Lane.

They said they are "very concerned" by their disappearance as they ramp up their search to locate the mother and her child, reports The Sun.

Cops have described the mum as white, with blue eyes and said she is of slim build.

She can also be identified with her heart tattoo that is located on her neck.

A Derbyshire Police spokesman said: "We are very concerned for the safety of Janice Hughes and her baby son who are missing from Belper.

"Janice, 35, who is originally from Surrey, was reported missing from her home in Becksitch Lane shortly before 1.30 am this morning.

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"It is understood that Janice has her 10-month old son with her, and we are keen to locate them to ensure that they are safe and well.

"She is described as white, of slim build, with blue eyes and has a heart tattoo on her neck.

"If you have seen them, or know where they might be, please contact us quoting reference 40 of 14 December."

Derbyshire Police have urged anyone who has any information on their whereabouts to contact them on 101 quoting the reference number provided.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800555111.

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