Police search for 83-year-old missing man with Alzheimer's in 'high risk' appeal

Police have appealed for help in tracking down a pensioner who has gone missing in Yorkshire.

Tuesday, 3rd May 2022, 6:25 am
Updated Tuesday, 3rd May 2022, 6:27 am

John Sykes, who is 83, was last seen in Rothwell in Leeds.

West Yorkshire Police said Mr Sykes is classed as a 'high risk' missing person as he has Alzheimer's and limited mobility.

The force said he is described as being six foot one with grey hair, and is wearing blue jeans, blue trainers with a white sole, a blue checked shirt and a black fleece.

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John Sykes has gone missing from Rothwell in Leeds

Anyone with information or who thinks they may have seen Mr Sykes is asked to call police on 101, quoting incident reference number 133 of May 3.