Search for missing York man

Police are searching for a man missing from York. It's believed William Notley, also known as Bill, may now be in Humberside.

Search for missing man extended

William Notley, known as Bill Credit: North Yorkshire Police

Police searching for missing York man William Notley, also known as Bill, are concentrating their searches in Humberside. Extensive enquiries have been carried out since he was reported missing and his car was spotted travelling into the area yesterday.

Humberside Police are assisting North Yorkshire officers with local searches of the area. Police are appealing for Mr Notley to get in touch with them or his family and let everyone know that he is safe.

Missing York man

Missing - William Notley Credit: North Yorkshire Police

Police are appealing for help to find a man who has gone missing from York. William Notley, also known as Bill or Billy, from Copmanthorpe, failed to turn up for work this morning. He was last seen by his wife just after 8am. The alarm was raised by his employer when he failed to arrive at work.

He's described as white, of slim build, 5ft 6ins tall, with a naturally tanned complexion, brown eyes and light brown hair, which is thinning. He was wearing a burgundy fleece with "Just Travel" written on the chest, and grey trousers.

"I am appealing to anyone who has seen a man matching Mr Notley's description or his blue car, to contact us . Both his family and the police are very concerned for his welfare and want to know that he is safe.

If Mr Notley sees or hears our appeal, I would like to make a direct appeal to him. Bill, your family are very very concerned for you and I urge you to please contact your family, friends or the police and let us know that you are safe."

Sergeant John Asvadi, York Police

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