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11-year-old boy missing from Weston-super-Mare

Leroy Drake has been missing since Thursday evening. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

An 11-year-old boy has gone missing from his home in Weston-super-Mare.

Leroy Drake was last seen yesterday evening at about 5.30pm in the garden of his home in the Worle area of the town.

When last seen he was wearing a green t-shirt with a red patch pocket and navy blue shorts.

Police are particularly concerned as he is not dressed for the wet weather and have asked anyone on public transport in particular to keep a lookout for him.

Leroy, you’re not in any trouble, everyone just wants to know that you are safe. Please call home or ring the police yourself to let us know you are OK.

– Leroy Drake's family


Police appeal for information about missing Bath student

Police are concerned for the welfare of Michael Brown who was last seen on Saturday Credit: ITV News

Police are appealing for information about a student from the University of Bath who has gone missing.

He was last seen near his flat on the university campus on Saturday morning, May 23. Friends expected him back after the Bank Holiday weekend, and called police when he failed to return by Monday night.

Michael is studying for a BSc (hons) in accounting and finance.

There is concern for Michael's welfare as his disappearance is out of character, and he missed an exam yesterday.

Anyone who knows of Michael’s whereabouts, or who has any information about him, is asked to contact police.

Have you seen Leyla Carter from Bristol?

Police have launched a "high level" search for a young woman from Bristol who has been missing for a week.

25-year-old Leyla Carter left her home in Clifton to stay with a friend in the Fishponds area of the city on January 29th. She failed to arrive and has not been seen since.

Missing: Leyla Carter was last seen on January 29 Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Avon and Somerset Police said she had been classed as a high level missing person as she has not disappeared before and this is out of character for her. Officers say they are growing increasingly concerned for her welfare.

Missing Bedminster man

James Arthur has been missing since yesterday morning Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police are concerned about a 66-year-old man who has been missing since yesterday morning.

James Arthur went missing from the Philips Street area of Bedminster during the early hours. He was last seen at about 1.45am.

Concern is growing because he is known to depressed.

James is a black man, about 5ft 5ins of medium build. He has a bald head, brown eyes and is clean shaven. When he went missing he was thought to have been wearing a black knee-length coat, smart black trousers and brown shoes. It is possible he may be wearing a hat.

He may appear confused or dazed and may not be able to look after himself.

Anyone with information should contact police at Broadbury Road police station on 101.


Search for missing man continues

Police are searching for a man who has gone missing from his home in Bristol.

Caleb Dean, 77, was last seen at his home in the Lincoln Street area of Barton Hill at 6am on Monday 26 November 2012. He was reported missing later that day but it is not known the direction he took when he left. Caleb is said to be vulnerable because of his health.

Video footage of his last known movements has been released by police.

Caleb is believed to have been wearing a dark blue coat with red stripes down the sides, blue jeans, a baseball cap which was darker on the sides and lighter in the middle, glasses and black trainers when he went missing.

Anyone who has seen him should contact police.