Search for missing man with cerebral palsy and epilepsy

David Miles. Credit: West Midlands Police

Police say they're growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing man who has cerebral palsy and epilepsy.

David Miles who's 71 and from the Bordesley area of Birmingham, was last seen at 9am yesterday by his personal assistant. Officers say when they returned later on, David was not there.

Police say David has never gone missing before and say he has cerebral palsy and epilepsy, and that he hasn't taken his medication with him. They also said he uses a manual wheelchair to get around.

  • David was last seen wearing black trousers, a checked navy and maroon shirt, and black shoes

  • He's white, 5ft 2in tall, and of medium build

  • He has brown eyes and short grey hair.