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Appeal to help find elderly man aged 81 who went missing in south London on New Year's Day

Missing: Desmond Hall, 81. Credit: Met Police

Police have launched an appeal to help find an elderly man aged 81 who went missing on New Year's Day.

Desmond Hall, 81, was last seen at around 2pm January 1 at his care home in Clapham Common South Side, Clapham.

Mr Hall suffers from dementia and officers are concerned for his safety and well-being.

He is black, around 5ft 10ins tall and bald.

He was last seen wearing a black puffa jacket, black trousers, grey and white jumper and black shoes.

  • Anyone who has seen Mr Hall or who knows of his whereabouts is urged to contact police in Lambeth by calling 101.