Police concerned for missing man

David George, who has been missing from his home in Hastings since November 1, 2012.
David George, who has been missing from his home in Hastings since November 1, 2012.

POLICE and Social Services are concerned for the welfare of a vulnerable man who has been missing from his home for two weeks.

David George, aged 52, disappeared from his address in Hastings on Thursday November 1.

Mr George suffers with paranoid schizophrenia and requires assistance taking his medication. He has been known to travel around the country and has access to money.

He is described as black, around 6’ and of slim build.

He has long black plaited hair and wears glasses. He usually wears a green coloured hat. He was last seen wearing a green jacket with a white shirt and beige trousers and was carrying a white Footlocker bag.

Inspector Paul Phelps, of Hastings Neighbourhood Police Team, said: “We are keen to locate Mr George quickly and to return him home. We have concerns for his welfare especially as the weather is getting colder and the nights are drawing in.

“If you have any information about where Mr George is, I urge you to call us on our non emergency number 101 quoting serial 0888 of 01/11.” Alternatively call Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111