Urgent appeal to help locate missing 81-year-old man from Spofforth

1 min read
Please share the news

North Yorkshire has issued an urgent to help locate an elderly man who has been reported missing from his home in Spofforth.

James Douglas Thomas, 81, who lives on Clive Road, was last seen at 10am this morning (Wednesday 27 February 2019) by his wife when he went on the bus to either or .

Mr Thomas, who sometimes can get confused, was reported missing at 3pm. Police enquiries are ongoing to return him home safely.

He is described as white, 6ft tall, slim build with balding grey hair. He was wearing a fawn jumper and a light-blue jacket.

Anyone who may have seen Mr Thomas or an elderly man matching his description is urged to call North Yorkshire Police on 101 without delay, select option, 1, and speak to the Force Control Room. Please quote reference -27022019-0256.

Please share the news


Support the Harrogate Informer

The Harrogate Informer is asking our readers to support local independent journalism.

We are editorially independent and publish without bias or influence – there is not a rich investor or shareholders that we answer to.

Good journalism is a valuable part of a community, but we want to do more.

Good journalism is about meeting people and covering a story. Our aim is to offer a wide range of news items and present them in an interesting way for all ages.

We are asking our readers to make a small donation, either as a one-off donation or a regular donation each month. Support can be from as little as £1

All contributions are appreciated, whether big or small. It enables us to expand the work that we are already doing.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Previous Story

LED street lights replacement scheme reaches 23,000

James Douglas Thomas, 81, who goes by the name Doug or Douglas, was last seen by his wife at 10am on Wednesday 27 February 2019 when he left home with the intention of getting a bus to either Harrogate or Wetherby
Next Story

New image released as search for missing 81 year-old ‘Grandpa’ continues