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Concern for missing pensioner from Taunton

Samuel Pyke went missing from his Taunton home yesterday Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police are asking people to help find an elderly man who has gone missing from his home in Taunton.

Samuel Pyke, who's 77, was last seen yesterday and police are very concerned for his welfare as he suffers from dementia.

He's more than 6 feet tall, has an athletic build and may be wearing a flat cap


Concern for safety of missing woman from Brixham

Police are concerned about the safety of a woman from Brixham who is missing. 25 year old Sally Gould has not been seen at about 8.45 am on Monday. She went missing from her home address and was last seen in King Street, possibly heading towards the town or coast path.

Sally Gould
Missing woman, Sally Gould Credit: Devon and Cornwall police

Sergeant Mark Ruston, Police Search Advisor with Devon and Cornwall Police said, "We are extremely concerned about Sally’s welfare. At this time we cannot ascertain if Sally has found somewhere warm to seek shelter or if she has come to some harm.

Brixham Coastguard have also been involved in the search. Anyone with information is asked to contact Devon and Cornwall police.

Police say the public may have been seen her wearing cream coloured pyjamas, or she may have changed into grey tracksuit bottoms, grey hooded top, plimsolls and will be carrying a grey duffle bag.

Police find missing man's car in Somerset

Philip Eyre was last seen on Wednesday afternoon Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police trying to find a missing man from Somerton have found his car. Philip Eyre, who's 58, was last seen leaving his home on Wednesday afternoon. He was driving a silver Peugeot 206 which was found near Charlton Mackrell yesterday morning. Officers have been searching the area.


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