Police have launched an urgent appeal to trace a man missing from Hartlepool.
Cleveland Police say they are urgently appealing to trace missing 29-year-old Michael Kevin Simpson from the town.
Michael was reported missing this evening, Wednesday October 17,, and officers have concerns for his welfare.
He is described as a white male, around 5ft 9ins tall, of slim build with short, brown hair and a stubbly beard. He is possibly wearing a black Nike cap, black jacket and blue trainers.
Anyone who may have seen Michael or may know of his whereabouts is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101.