Missing man could be in East Devon

Police appeal to find Brian Steele.

Police are appealing for information about a man who’s gone missing from his home in Basingstoke.

Brian Steele, 64, was last seen at his house at around 2.30pm, Saturday, June 16.

It is thought he could have travelled to the Exeter area.

He is described as a white male, approximately 6ft 4ins tall, of stocky build with grey hair and a beard. He wears glasses and was last seen wearing a cap.

Sergeant Barry Long, from the Basingstoke Targeted Patro,l team said: “Brian left home to return to the shops to get some items they’d forgotten while out shopping with his family and did not return.

“He was on foot and wasn’t carrying much money. It’s not known where he’s gone but we have information to suggest he may have travelled to the Exeter area.

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“Please take a look at the picture and. if you’ve spotted him, or know where he is, please get in touch with the police and help us re-unite him with his loved-ones.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Targeted Patrol team at Basingstoke police station on 0845 045 45 45.

You can also call the anonymous Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.