Search continues for missing man

Joshua Willingale
Joshua Willingale

POLICE are continuing their search for a missing Hartlepool man after a man matching his description was seen on CCTV.

An image of a man similar to missing Joshua Willingale was seen on CCTV near the Premier Inn, at Hartlepool Marina.

It was captured at 1.42am on Saturday, September 15, and anyone who may have seen the man in this area at that time is urged to contact police.

The 24-year-old went missing after a night out with friends on Friday, September 14, at the Royal Public House, in Church Street Hartlepool.

Mr Willingale is described as white, 6ft 2ins tall, slim build, with short, brown, wavy hair.

He has a chip to his top front tooth.

At the time of his disappearance, he was wearing a black Adidas zip up top with red stripes on the sleeves, a white T-shirt with a large blue Adidas emblem on the front, blue jogging bottoms and white Lacoste trainers.

Police are continuing their inquiries in the area surrounding the Premier Inn today.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Joshua is asked to call Hartlepool Police on the non-emergency number 101.