Waterway search for missing man

POLICE are appealing for help in tracing a 45-year-old man who has sparked a search of waterways in Suffolk.

POLICE are appealing for help in tracing a 45-year-old man who has sparked a search of waterways in Suffolk.

Concerns have been raised for the safety of Paul Powell, who was last seen on Tuesday.

Officers trawled the area around Lake Lothing yesterday after attending his home in Oulton Broad.

They are continuing to carry out checks to trace Mr Powell, but police would like to hear from him or anyone who may have seen him since 4pm on Tuesday.

Mr Powell is described as around 6ft, of medium to heavy build with short dark brown hair.

Anyone with information should call the duty sergeant at Lowestoft Police Station on 01986 835300.