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Vulnerable 76-year-old found just in time for Christmas

PUBLISHED: 17:19 24 December 2018 | UPDATED: 19:15 24 December 2018

James (also known as Jim) McNair, went missing after last being seen in Bury St Edmunds at 12.45pm on Christmas Eve Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

James (also known as Jim) McNair, went missing after last being seen in Bury St Edmunds at 12.45pm on Christmas Eve Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

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Police are thanking the public for their help finding a vulnerable man in his 70s who had gone missing just before Christmas.

James McNair - also know as Jim - was reported missing today, Monday, December 24, with less than 12 hours before Christmas Day.

The 76-year-old was last seen at 12.45pm in the Glastonbury Road area of Bury St Edmunds, but has since been found in the area safe and well.

Suffolk Constabulary have thanked the public for their help in finding Mr McNair in time for Christmas.

Dog units and a police drone were also enlisted to help find him before temperatures dropped.


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