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Fears for vulnerable man missing for five weeks

Christopher Sheldon Credit: Derbyshire Police

Derbyshire Police say they are concerned about a vulnerable man who has not been seen for five weeks.

43-year-old Christopher Sheldon has gone missing from his home in the Five Lamps area of Derby.

He is 5ft 11ins tall, has long blonde hair and blue eyes. He sometimes travels in the county and is known to visit Matlock and Chesterfield.


Family release picture of father and daughter who died in crash

James Watson and Ruby Watson Credit: Derbyshire Police

The family of a father and daughter who died in a car crash in the town where they lived have released a photograph of them.

28-year-old James Watson and his six-year-old daughter, Ruby Watson, were passengers in a blue Fiat Panda which collided with a railing in Kilbourne Road, Belper in Derbyshire, at 1.25am on Sunday, April 30.

James’ partner, who was also Ruby’s mother, was driving the car at the time and she remains in a critical but stable condition in the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham.

Derbyshire Police said:

Anyone with information, or anyone who has dashboard camera footage of the collision or the car prior to the crash, should call us on 101 quoting incident number 92 of April 30.

– Derbyshire Police statement
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