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Police concerned for man missing from Shrewsbury

Police are appealing for help to find a 40-year-old man who has gone missing from Shrewsbury.

Robert Pritchard Credit: West Mercia Police

Robert Pritchard was last seen on the evening of 8 May at an address on Trinity Street.

He is described as 5'10" tall, with short black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt with a white motif, dark coloured jeans and black shoes. He has a pierced eyebrow.

This is very out of character and we are growing increasingly concerned for Robert's welfare. We would urge anyone with information to contact West Mercia Police on 101.

– Insp. Edward Hancox

Police want to speak to restaurant burglar in Shrewsbury

West Mercia Police has released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary at a restaurant in Shrewsbury.

CCTV images. Credit: West Mercia Police

Between 5.30am and 5.50am on Saturday a man entered a beer garden to a pub on Milk Street, before leaving the entrance and walking back onto the Street.

The man returned a few minutes later and gained entry into a restaurant on Milk Street and stole cash from the till. He then left premises.

CCTV images. Credit: West Mercia Police

Police would like to speak to the man pictured to assist with enquiries. If you recognise the man or have any information, please call West Mercia Police on 101 quoting incident number 136S of 7 May 2016.


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