Search for missing mother Hazel Phillips and young daughter

10:36 am on 15 August 2019

Bay of Plenty police are seeking public help in finding a missing Mount Maunganui woman.

Hazel Phillips, 27, is believed missing from Mount Maunganui with her daughter.

Hazel Phillips, 27, is believed missing from Mount Maunganui with her daughter. Photo: Supplied / NZ Police

Hazel Phillips, 27, was reported missing late last night. It was believed she had her three-year-old daughter Lexi with her.

Police and Ms Phillips' family have concerns for their welfare.

Police said Ms Phillips was last seen driving a white 1999 Toyota Corolla, registration YN4180.

She was wearing a purple jumper and purple pyjama pants.