North Yorkshire Police are assisting colleagues at West Yorkshire Police with their appeal to trace a missing man.
Police are appealing for information to trace missing man who failed to attend court today (Wednesday 9 November 2016).
Andrew Robinson, aged 65, was due to appear at Newcastle Crown Court today to be sentenced for a number of sexual offences.
He is described as a white male, 5ft 11″, medium build, with grey hair and beard and sometimes wears glasses.
He was last seen in York at 9:30am carrying a large green rucksack and is believed to now be in the Ravenscar/Whitby area of North Yorkshire.
Anyone with any information about his whereabouts is asked to call North Yorkshire Police immediately via 101, select option 1 and speak to the Force Control Room. Please quote reference number NYP-09112016-0189.