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Inquest over death of father after gastric bypass surgery

Nadim Butt Credit: ITV News Central

An inquest into the death of a father-of-three from Stafford who died from multi-organ failure after gastric bypass surgery is due to conclude today.

48-year-old Nadim Butt died in September 2014 after an operation at University Hospital of North Staffordshire, which is now called the Royal Stoke University Hospital.

Yesterday the court heard from some of his relatives who were with him when he died.

Police appeal over missing man from Stafford

David Baines Credit: Staffordshire Police

Police are appealing for information on a missing man from Stafford.

44-year-old David Baines, who lives in Stafford town city centre, was reported missing last Wednesday.

He is described as 6ft 1in tall, clean shaven and of stocky build. He has short dark brown hair and brown eyes and has a pale complexion.

David speaks with a Manchester accent and appears to be nervous. He may have been wearing a dark blue Karrimor jacket, jeans and black Air Walk trainers.

Anyone with any information as to his whereabouts is asked to call 101.


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