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11-year-old boy goes missing in Dorset

George Pugh-Sargent was last seen near the cafe and car park at Ringstead Bay near Weymouth Credit: ITV News

Police are increasingly concerned for an 11-year-old boy who went missing in Dorset at lunchtime today (Monday 1 September).

George Pugh-Sargent, who is from Dorchester, was last seen near the cafe and car park for Ringstead Bay between Weymouth and Lulworth.

He has a disability that affects his behaviour and makes him particularly vulnerable.

He is 5'3", has short blond hair and was wearing a Hawaiian shirt with braces and black shorts.


11 year old Dorchester boy has gone missing

An 11 year old boy has been reported missing in Dorset. George Pugh-Sargent, from Dorchester was last seen near the car park and cafe at Ringstead Bay on the coast between Lulworth and Weymouth at 1:30pm this lunchtime. Police say George suffers from disabilities that put him at extra risk.

Due to some disabilities George has he may not recognise risks or may react differently than other children of his age. This could include approaching premises if he is hungry or thirsty.

We are concerned, with his family, for his safety and are working with them and other agencies to locate him.

Any sightings from the public, given his distinctive clothing, would be very helpful.

– Chief Inspector Marsden, Force Incident Commander

He is white, five feet three inches tall and has short blond hair. He was wearing a Hawaiian print T-shirt, black shorts with braces, sandals and a gem stone bracelet.

Concern for elderly man who's gone missing in Taunton

92-year-old William Evans hasn't been seen since Friday 11 April Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police are searching for an elderly man who has gone missing from his home in Taunton.

William Evans, who is 92, was last seen on Friday when he went into Taunton town centre. He did not attend his regular church service on Sunday.

Officers say they are increasingly concerned for his welfare because of his age and for health reasons.

Missing man spotted in Penzance on Friday night

Chris Agar went missing from Bath on Friday Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police are looking for a man from Bath who may be in Devon or Cornwall.

Chris Agar, who is 34, left his home in Bath on Friday 4 April and was seen in Penzance railway station at about 8pm that evening.

Officers are concerned for his welfare as he has mental health problems. They say he is sometimes led to preach at people.

He is 5' 10" tall and of stocky build with long, fair, straggly hair. He is believed to have been wearing navy-coloured jogging bottoms and a grey anorak-type jacket.

Police trying to trace missing man from Wiltshire

Andrew Thomas has not been seen since Sunday Credit: Gloucestershire Police

Gloucestershire Police are appealing for help to find a missing Wiltshire man.

44-year-old Andrew Thomas from Box was last seen at his brother’s address on The Richmonds in Abbeydale on Sunday 2 March.

Officers are particularly keen to trace Andrew’s car, a grey Citroen C3, registration VN56PWF.

Police say they are concerned for his welfare and are asking anyone who may have seen him or his car to call Gloucestershire Police on 101 quoting incident number 471 of 5 March.


Police 'concerned' over missing man

Police are appealing for the public's help to find a missing Bristol father. 67 year old Robert Harcourt, known as Bert, from Winterbourne Down, was last seen at around 10.15am yesterday (13/1), as he dropped his children off at school in Winterbourne.

It is believed Robert is travelling around on foot as his car is parked outside his home.He is described as white, of slim build with greying hair.

Police say they're concerned for his welfare.

Bert Harcourt hasn't been seen since dropping his children off at school yesterday. Credit: Avon & Somerset Constabulary
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