Concerns grow for welfare of missing Wakefield man

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Police officers in Wakefield are stepping up their search across the area as concerns grow for the welfare of a Stanley man.

Darren Barker, 43, was reported missing yesterday afternoon.

He is described as 6ft 2ins tall, slim wearing a white striped top, black tracksuit bottoms, with grey stripes and a pair of walking boots. 

A number of searches are ongoing across the Wakefield area to find him. 

Detective Inspector Tim Hunt of Wakefield District CID, said: “We are concerned for Darren’s welfare and would ask anyone who has information about his whereabouts to contact Wakefield District CID on 101 referencing police log number 1527 of May

Kane Pigford.

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