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Police appeal to trace a missing Gateshead man

22 Mar 2018 17:00 PM

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Police are appealing for help from the public to trace a missing Gateshead man.

Saroopan Ganeshan, 28, of Greenfield Terrace in Pelaw, Gateshead was reported missing today after he failed to turn up for work.

An investigation to trace him is ongoing and police believe he may have left the force area.

Officers are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare and so police are now appealing for help from the public.

Saroopan is originally from Sri Lanka and described as 5ft 4in tall, slim build, black hair, black beard and glasses.

Saroopan or anyone who knows his whereabouts is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 141 22/03/18 or anonymously on Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.