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Family appeal for missing Walton man to come home

Ian O'Brien was last seen on Thursday 19th January in Walton. Credit: Merseyside Police

The family of a man from Walton who's been missing for almost a week have appealed for him to come home.

Police say that Ian O'Brien was last seen in Walton on Thursday 19th January.

The 51-year-old has been described as white, 5ft 8in tall, bald with a heavy set build and he has grey stubble and glasses.

Ian's family have appealed for him to make contact with them. His daughter Keeley O'Brien has appealed to her father to let know that he's safe.

When last seen he was wearing a dark waterproof jacket, a red or white T shirt and black tracksuit pants.

We are very concerned that Ian has not made contact with his family as this is very unusual for him. This has caused severe distress for his family who are worried for his safety. I would like anyone who has seen Ian, or knows of his whereabouts to contact us.

– Detective Chief Inspector Chris Sephton, Merseyside Police

He's known to frequent the Leeds Liverpool canal area of Melling and Crosby marina and beach area. He is also known to travel to the Llandudno area of Wales.

Anyone who has seen or spoken to Ian or knows of his current whereabouts is asked to contact the police immediately on 0151 777 6064, 101 or the Missing Persons charity on 116 000. Alternatively they can email the charity on 116000@missing people.org.uk

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Concern over missing pregnant woman

Angela King Credit: Greater Manchester Police

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a pregnant woman who was reported missing yesterday.

Angela King, 33, from Bury, was last seen at 11.30am on Thursday 12 January 2017.

She is described as mixed race, with black hair, brown eyes, around 5ft 1in tall, slim build and is heavily pregnant.

Angela was last seen wearing multi-coloured leggings, blue and pink Sketcher trainers and a thin khaki green/brown three-quarter length parka-style coat.

Detective Inspector Lee Hopwood said: “We are obviously worried for Angela’s welfare, but also for the welfare of her unborn child.

She is heavily pregnant and our priority first and foremost is to ensure that both her and the baby are safe and sound.

“Angela, if you are reading this please contact us and let us know you are ok."

Teenage girls missing from home in Southport

Danielle Littlewood & Ellie Pritchard Credit: Merseyside Police

Merseyside Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of two girls from Southport who have been missing from home since Friday.

Ellie Pritchard, aged 14, and Danielle Littlewood, aged 13, are both from Southport and didn't go to school yesterday. They were last seen at 6.30pm at Southport Train Station.

Extensive enquiries are being carried out to find the girls, who may have travelled together to the Bradford area of West Yorkshire.

Ellie is described as white, 5ft 5in tall, of medium build, with blue eyes and shoulder length blonde hair. When last seen, she was wearing a black coat, white t-shirt, black leggings and black shoes.

Danielle is described as white, 5ft 6in tall, of medium build, with long, light brown straight hair. When last seen, she was wearing her school uniform, a grey blazer over a green shirt.

Both girls are believed to have been frequenting the Allerton and Brown Royds areas of Bradford.

Appeal for help to find missing boy in Liverpool

Missing Eddie Burton Credit: Merseyside Police

Merseyside Police are appealing for help in finding a 15-year-old boy who was last seen on Wednesday 21st December.

Eddie Burton was last seen in Liverpool city centre at around 11.30am and enquiries are ongoing to establish his whereabouts.

Eddie is described as white, 5ft 6in tall, of slight build, with short brown hair, brown eyes and a pale freckled complexion.

When last seen he was wearing a grey hooded top, dark blue Rab jacket, black Hugo Boss cap, grey jogging bottoms and grey Nike trainers.

He is known to frequent the Walton and Kirkdale areas of north Liverpool.

  • Anyone who has seen or spoken to Eddie or knows of his current whereabouts is asked to contact the police immediately on 101 or the Missing Persons charity on 116 000. Alternatively they can email the charity on 116000@missingpeople.org.uk.

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Concern for missing Merseyside woman

Michelle O'Brien Credit: Police

Merseyside Police is appealing for the public's help in tracing woman who hasn't been seen since the 11th of August.

Michelle O'Brien, aged 35 from Whiston was last seen around 3.30pm on Milton Avenue.

Michelle is described as white, 5ft 3in tall, of stocky build, with blonde, wavy collar length hair worn half up and half down. She has two tattoos on her left arm and one on her neck.

Police appeal over disappearance of man from Barrow

49-year-old Stephen Harrison was last seen at his home on Sunday night. Credit: Cumbria Police

Police are appealing for information about a 49-year-old man who has gone missing in Barrow.

Stephen Harrison was last seen at his home address on McClintock Street at around 9.30pm on Sunday, June 5.

He is described as a white male, 5ft 10in, of slim build, with dark brown hair and tattoos on both sides of his neck.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Barrow Police on 101.

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