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Police searching for missing 26-year-old man from Backwell

26-year-old Charlie Peters has been missing from Backwell since yesterday. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Police are appealing for information to help find a 26-year-old man who has been missing from Backwell since yesterday morning.

Charlie Peters' car, a grey BMW 530I, was last spotted at about 10.30am yesterday on the A37 near Shepton Mallet.

Charlie is described as white, 5ft 10ins, of medium build with medium length dark hair.

He was last seen wearing a grey T-shirt, black trousers and black shoes.


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Swans and geese enjoy the evening sun at Backwell Lake in North Somerset Credit: ITV News/Nigel Turner
Bullrushes around Backwell Lake provide a shady spot for a bit of bird watching Credit: ITV News West Country
The view to Vernham Woods and beyond to Englishcombe near Bath Credit: ITV News/Ruth Wishart
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