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CCTV released of missing man Lewis Ball on the night he disappeared

Police have released CCTV footage of a man who disappeared while on a night out with friends in Bristol.

26-year-old Lewis Ball hasn't been seen since the early hours of 5 February - he had been at the Thekla nightclub on The Grove in the city, but failed to return home.

The CCTV shows Lewis walking along The Grove towards Prince Street at 3.42am:

Were you in the harbourside area during the early hours of 5 February? Did you see Lewis?

We’re still keen for anyone who was in the area and saw Lewis and who hasn’t already made contact with us to get in touch.

– Detective Inspector Adam Stacey

An intensive search operation is ongoing and officers continue to carry out a thorough examination of Bristol city centre both on land and in water.

If you see Lewis please call 999.

Missing woman made way on to beach before disappearing

Tanya Vickery made her way on to the beach before going missing Credit: Devon & Cornwall Police

A woman from Devon made her way on to the beach before going missing, according to police.

Tanya Vickery, 30, from Sidmouth, was last seen on Tuesday February 7 at around 10.40pm near to The Marine pub on the Esplanade.

Police say they are becoming increasingly concerned for her welfare.

Tanya is described as white, of slim build, 5 feet 5 inches tall with black straight shoulder length hair, she was last seen wearing a white puffer jacket.

Anyone with information which might assist police with their search is being asked to call police on 101 quoting log 835 07022017.


Police believe missing teenager may be in London

17-year-old Nadia Cruz is missing from home in Plymouth but is believed to be in London. Credit: Devon & Cornwall Police

Police are appealing for help to find a missing teenage girl from Plymouth.

17-year-old Nadia Cruz has been missing from home since before Christmas and police say their enquiries have lead them to believe she is in London.

Nadia is described as mixed race, Portuguese, of slim build, 5 feet 6 inches tall, with long black hair with the right side of her head shaved and brown eyes. She has two stud piercings in her gum above top front teeth.

Police say they are concerned for her welfare and are asking anyone who sees her to call 101 and ask to speak to Devon and Cornwall Police.

Mobile police station set up in search for missing man

Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

A mobile police station will be set up outside Motion Nightclub on January 27 as the search for Deakon Wilkins continues.

Deakon, 24, from Weston-super-Mare has not been seen since leaving the Bristol based nightclub on January 14.

He is described as white, medium build, 5ft 10 with ginger hair and a "Rush" tattoo on his neck.

He was last seen wearing a red jumper, black blazer and red trainers.

If you have seen Deakon, please contact Avon and Somerset Police and use the reference code 5217012724

Concerns for 'vulnerable' man missing from Gloucester

Have you seen Curtis Hastings? Credit: Gloucestershire Police

Police are concerned for the welfare of a "vulnerable" man who's gone missing from Gloucester.

27 year old Curtis Hastings is missing from his home in Sandyleaze. He was last seen early on Sunday morning at 8am (15 January).

Curtis didn’t tell anyone where he was going - he has taken his bus pass.

He is not very familiar with Gloucester but it’s thought that he may be in the Hempsted area of the city.


  • 5’ 10’ tall
  • slim build
  • believed to be wearing a black wool jacket, grey shirt and black trousers

If you have seen Curtis or know of his whereabouts please call 101 quoting incident number 178 of 15 January 2017.


Concern for missing Bristol woman

Miriam Macarron’Arroyo went missing last week Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police are asking for help to find a missing woman from Bristol.

Miriam Macarron’Arroyo, who is 42, was last seen at her home in Easton on Thursday 5 January.

She has short mousey brown hair and has a tribal band tattoo on her upper right arm.

Although Miriam is Spanish, she has lived and worked in Bristol for several years. She is known to socialise in the music bars in Old Market.

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