Missing Leiston man spotted on dash cam footage

Mr Nunn, 82, was spotted on dash cam footage just outside the town Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Mr Nunn, 82, was spotted on dash cam footage just outside the town Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

A missing man from Leiston has been spotted on dash cam footage after going missing from his family home.

Searches have continued to find Brian Nunn Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Searches have continued to find Brian Nunn Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

Brian Nunn, 82, was reported missing after he was seen leaving his home by foot at around 10am on Friday, July 19.

However, new dash cam footage captured later that day at 3pm shows him walking along Lover's Lane in Leiston.

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare Mr Nunn, who has several medical conditions which require medication.

He is described as white, 6ft 1in tall, of medium build but does stoop over, has grey hair with dark flecks, and is clean shaven.


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He was last seen wearing beige trousers, a navy t-shirt and a dark brown gilet.

Officers had received a number of reports of possible sightings of Mr Nunn, one of which has now been confirmed as him.

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An image captured on a dash cam at around 10am on Saturday, July 20 showed him walking along the side of Lover's lane to the north of Leiston.

Extensive searches have been taking place in the Leiston area by police officers, assisted by volunteers from Suffolk Lowland Search and Rescue.

Fire crews were called to Sizewell Gap at around 10.45am on Sunday by police officers who requested to use their drone.

The aerial camera equipment was flown over beaches and open fields, alongside a police helicopter which was also being used to view the area.

Abbey Road in Leiston was also closed for a period of time yesterday in relation to the police investigation. However it was quickly reopened again and detectives reiterated that they were still searching for Mr Nunn.

Anyone who believes they have seen Mr Nunn, or who has any information about his whereabouts, is asked to contact the duty sergeant at Halesworth Police Station on 101.

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