Missing woman found, man arrested following NSW search

A missing woman has been found safe while the man who allegedly held her against her will is in custody.

Sarah Leedham, 33, from the NSW Hunter region, was last seen with Garry Fletcher, 36, in Glen Innes on the Northern Tablelands about 8am on Saturday.

Police were notified after Ms Leedham managed to make it known she was being held against her will when withdrawing money in Glen Innes, AAP reports.

Police held serious concerns for her welfare and called on the public to help find the pair.

Following an extensive search, police found them at a property on Pinkett Road at Red Range, near to Glen Innes, just after 5.30pm on Saturday.

Mr Foster was arrested and taken to Glen Innes police station.

The pair knew each other, AAP reports.

Ms Leedham was taken to hospital suffering minor injuries and investigations are continuing.

with AAP


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