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Police fears for missing man

Police are worried about a 57 year old man who has gone missing from Bournemouth. They say that his disappearance is out of character.

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Appeal for bus passengers to help find missing woman

Victoria Bailey hasn't been seen since Saturday 7th June Credit: Hampshire Constabulary

Police on the Isle of Wight searching for missing 53-year-old woman Victoria Bailey are urging bus passengers who may have seen her on Saturday, June 7, to come forward.Victoria was reported missing from her home in Red Road, Wootton Bridge, Ryde at 12.30pm.

She was then seen at 2.18pm in Freshwater as she was getting off the number 12 bus. Victoria is then believed to have walked towards Tennyson Trail. She was wearing sunglasses, a beige/brown jacket, dark top, scarf, and blue jeans at this time.

A further possible sighting of Victoria has now been reported to officers. This was near to the entrance of Afton Farm on the B3399 at around 5pm on Saturday, June 7. Searches are now being undertaken in this area. Anyone who may have seen Victoria there is also being urged to contact police.

Concern grows for missing Kent man

Concern is growing for a 28 year old man who's been missing from his home in Shoreham in Kent since Sunday.

Police are appealing for help to find Stuart Lee who may have travelled to Hastings. Stuart is white, of slight build, 6 foot and has straight black hair.

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Stuart Lee hasn't been seen since Sunday. Credit: Sussex Police

Sergeant Neil Bates, of Sussex Police, said: "We believe Stuart could now be in or around Hastings so we are keen for people to keep an eye out for him.

"He is not a danger to the public but I would ask anyone that does know where he is to contact us immediately."

Stuart is white, of slight build, 6ft and with straight black hair. He wears glasses and may be using a hearing aid.


Concern grows for missing Sussex teenager

Jessica Pusey hasn't been seen since Saturday Credit: Sussex Police

Police are concerned for the welfare of missing teenager Jessica Pusey from Crawley. Jessica, 13, of Warren Drive, was last seen on Saturday at 9pm outside her home.

Police believe she maybe in the Brighton area as she has family and friends there. Jessica is described as white, 5' 3", with shoulder length brown hair, blue eyes and well built. She was last seen wearing a black hoodie and grey tracksuit bottoms.

PC Ben Whitehead said: "We are concerned for the welfare of Jessica because of her age. If you have seen her or know of her whereabouts, please contact police." Ring 101 or email quoting serial 1640 of 07/06.

Missing woman not been home for more than 48 hours

Patricia Davies has not been seen for 48 hours Credit: Thames Valley Police

Police are searching for missing Patricia Davies, who has not been seen for more than 48 hours.

The 74-year-old, who was last seen wearing a grey coat, black trousers and shoes with a large A4 style handbag, has links to Dorset.

She was last seen at her home in Milton Keynes at 10am on Friday 30th May.

Investigating officer from Thames Valley Police Det Insp David Dachtler said, "We are becoming increasingly concerned for Patricia's welfare as she has been missing for more than 48 hours.

"Patricia's family are extremely concerned for her welfare and desperately want her to come home."

Anyone with information on Patricia's whereabouts should contact Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

Police confirm body found is missing woman

Police can confirm a body found in Totland on the Isle of Wight on Tuesday, has been formally identified missing woman Patricia Tolfree, aged 67, from the Isle of Wight.

Patricia Tolfree's body was found on the Isle of Wight last Tuesday Credit: Hampshire Constabulary

Mrs Tolfree's death is not being treated as suspicious.

Next-of-kin and HM Coroner have been informed. Police would like to thank HM Coastguards, the RNLI and WightSAR (Isle of Wight Search and Rescue) for their assistance.


Appeal for help to find missing Yateley man

Andrew Chalkley hasn't been seen since 22nd April Credit: Hampshire Constabulary

The family of a missing Yateley man are appealing for information about his whereabouts.50-year-old Andrew Chalkley was last seen at approximately 11.45am on Tuesday, April 22 when a neighbour saw him outside his home address on Goldcrest Close.

Andrew is described as a white man with straight black cropped hair and approximately 6ft 1 tall. Andrew suffers from breathing issues and uses an inhaler.

Andrew's family said: "If you have any information about his disappearance please contact the police as we are very worried about him and just want to know that he is ok."Anyone with information on Andrew or his whereabouts is asked to contact police by calling 101.

Appeal to help find missing man from Newbury

Thames Valley Police is appealing for the public’s help in tracing a missing man from Newbury.

Richard Brockbank, aged 27, from Thatcham, was last seen at a petrol station in Newbury at 10pm last night. He has not been seen since.

Richard Brockbank hasn't been seen since last night Credit: Thames Valley Police

His car, a black Ford Fiesta, has since been found in Dorset.

Richard is white, 5ft 9ins and has short black hair, with a trimmed beard and he is of average build. He was last seen wearing a light green hoodie with a large logo on the front and had on dark jeans.

Insp Peter Edwards from Newbury Police Station said: “We are very concerned for Richard’s welfare as he hasn’t been seen since last night.

“I urge anyone who has seen him or has any information on his whereabouts to get in touch as soon as possible.”

Police concerned for missing 16-year-old girl's welfare

Laura Douglas has not been since 5.15pm yesterday Credit: Sussex Police

Police are concerned for the welfare of a missing 16-year-old girl from Worthing.

Laura Douglas has not been since 5.15pm yesterday when she was at Halfords at Lyons Farm in Worthing with her pink and mauve Flite Starlight mountain bike.

She was expected to be home before 6pm but has not been seen or heard from since.

Laura is white but tanned, 5ft and of medium build. She has brown, straight, shoulder-length hair and brown eyes.

When she was last seen she was wearing blue jeans with a crop top and a brown leather jacket that has a side zip.

PC Alex Leeson said: "We're becoming increasingly concerned for Laura not just because of her age but also because she has learning difficulties.

"Although she is 16, Laura has the mental age of a young girl and does not always behave like a girl of her age.

"We need to speak to Laura urgently."

Anyone who has seen Laura or knows where she is asked to call 101 quoting serial 1293 of 13/5. If you see Laura and she appears to be in danger please call 999 immediately.

Appeal for help to find missing Eastbourne woman

Sharon Sibley hasn't been seen since Saturday Credit: Sussex Police

Police are appealing for information about a missing woman from Eastbourne.

Sharon Sibley has been reported missing by her two children on Sunday.

The 42-year-old was reported missing when she didn't return to her Eversfield Road home on Saturday.

She is described as white, around 5' 2" to 5' 3", skinny with red and blonde short hair. She always wears rings on hands, a bracelet on left wrist and reading glasses. She was last seen wearing a black tracksuit, pink jumper, white and pink shoes, black socks and a mid thigh length red coat.

PC Lisa Lumley said: "This is very out of character of Sharon and we are appealing to Sharon to get in touch or if anyone has seen her or anyone matching her description to call us on 101 or quoting serial 45 of 11/5."

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