Police are appealing for help to track down a man who has not been seen since Wednesday.
Officers say they are concerned for the welfare of 38-yr-old Andrew Wilmot, who has gone missing from Bruce Crescent in Hartlepool.
He is around 5ft 8in tall, of heavy build and unkempt dark hair.
He was wearing a navy three-quarter length coat, black scarf, dark tracksuit bottoms and navy and white Air Max trainers.
Anyone who sees Andrew is asked to contact police on 101 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.