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Durham police 'extremely concerned' for missing man

CCTV captures some of the last known movements of Kevin Hauxwell Credit: Durham Police

Police searching for a missing man have released CCTV images of some of his last known movements.

Kevin Hauxwell who is 50 was captured on CCTV footage in Darlington town centre yesterday (27th January)

Officers say the last reliable sighting of him was at 9.30pm on Saturday.

We hope that the CCTV footage of Kevin may jog somebody’s memory and assist us with our ongoing enquiry. We are extremely concerned for Kevin’s welfare.

We are interested to hear from anyone who saw Kevin yesterday evening.

– Durham Police
Kevin Hauxwell hasn't been seen since Saturday 27th January Credit: Durham Police

Kevin is described as 5’10” and is believed to be wearing jeans, a navy blue coat with brass buttons and ox leather orange shoes.


Man charged with attempted murder after Horden stabbing

Man charged with attempted murder after Horden stabbing Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

A 22-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder following a stabbing.

Kieran Smith, of Tenth Street, Horden, has been charged with attempted murder after a man was found with life-threatening injuries in Horden.

It happened in Warren Square at around 6.50pm on August 9.

The 38-year-old victim suffered critical chest injuries and remains in hospital.

Mr Smith is due to appear at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates’ Court on August 12.

A 23-year-old man also arrested on suspicion of attempted murder has been released under investigation.

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