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Family appeal for missing man to get in touch

The family of a man missing from Sleaford have released a direct appeal for him to get in touch.

51-year-old Robert Taylor was last seen setting off from home on Monday 1st February. He did not have his wallet or medication with him, and his family say it is very out of character for him not to be in touch with them.

Rob, we are desperately worried about you. Please find the courage to change things by getting in touch. Everyone is hoping for your safe return home as soon as possible.

– Family statement

Police re-appeal to public in search for missing Sleaford man

Police in Lincolnshire are continuing to search for a man who was last seen nine days ago.

Robert Taylor's family are growing increasingly concerned Credit: Lincolnshire Police

51-year-old Robert Taylor was last seen setting off from his home in Sleaford on February 1.

Detectives originally issued an appeal on February 4 for any information about him or any sightings of him to be reported to us.

Mr Taylor's family are very concerned because he has not made any contact since he left and for him to go missing is very out of character.

He did not have his wallet or medication with him, which is adding to his family’s worries.

It is thought that he was wearing a green polo shirt with grey / brown cargo trousers but it is not known which coat he may have taken.


Police appeal to find missing teenagers from Sleaford

Police in Sleaford are appealing to find two girls from Sleaford who have not been seen since Wednesday 24 June.

Kaityn is described as 5ft 6in in height

Kaityn is described as 5ft 6in in height, with long straight brown hair, wearing denim shorts, a white cropped top, and a navy cropped bomber style jacket. She was last seen wearing pink trainers and carrying a floral design handbag.

Alex is described as 5ft 6in in height

Alex is described as 5ft 6in in height, with long black curled hair, and wearing black leggings,a short white top, with a pink silk kimono with white and black tassels. She was last seen wearing grey and black trainers.


Mother of tragic suicide teen speaks of loss

The mother of Emma Crossman, who took her own life, leaving her best friend to face a crown court trial, has spoken for the first time about her loss.

Sharon Parr has made a national television appeal for those who have depression not to suffer in silence.

Her daughter Emma committed suicide at her home in Sleaford.

Last week her best friend Milly Caller was cleared of assisting her to end her life.

Grace Melody Gardner reports:

Don't suffer in silence. For more on symptoms of depression and how you can get help, click here.

Woman accused of assisting friend's suicide 'should never have been prosecuted'

The family of a woman cleared of trying to help her friend commit suicide say she should never have been prosecuted.

Amelia Caller known to her friends and family as Milly was charged with "encouraging or assisting" the suicide of Emma Crossman, who was found dead at her Lincolnshire home in January last year.

Today a jury at Lincoln Crown Court took just under five hours to clear her of the charge, Her family and friends were in tears after the verdict was announced. Kate Hemingway reports

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