Police are appealing for help to trace a missing Newcastle man.
Richard Vincent, 32, of Southmead Avenue in Blakelaw, was last seen in Newcastle city centre near to Spital Tounges at around 3.50pm this afternoon.
Inquiries to locate him are ongoing but now police and his family are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.
Officers are keen to speak to anyone who may have seen Richard so they are now asking for help from the public.
Richard is described as white, 6ft 3in tall, with a shaven head and glasses.
He is believed to be wearing an adidas tracksuit and carrying an Aldi bag.
If you have seen Richard, or have any information that may help police trace him, then contact officers on 101 quoting log 786 25/05/17.