Man with 'serious condition' missing from hospital

Arkadijs Petrov needs urgent medical attention Credit: Hampshire Police

Hampshire Police are looking for a man with a serious health condition who has gone missing from Southampton General Hospital.

37 year-old Arkadijs Petrov from Southampton walked out of the hospital on the afternoon of Monday 10th July. He was being monitored there because of his condition. Officers say there is a "serious threat to Mr. Petrov's health" if it is left untreated.

“We need to find Arkadijs as soon as possible as medical staff have told us there is a serious threat to his health without treatment.

“We are releasing a passport photo of him and are asking if you have any information about where he may be, or think you have seen him since 1pm yesterday (Monday 10th July 2017) , to please call us on 101 quoting 4417064315.”

– Inspector Helen Andrews