Concerns for missing man

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POLICE are growing increasingly concerned about the whereabouts of a 33-year-old man from the borough.

Robert Paxton was last seen at Leigh sports village in Leigh at around 4.15pm on Tuesday (June 24).

He is described as white, 6ft tall, of slim build and has short brown hair. He was last seen wearing a dark t-shirt, blue jeans, black work boots, black rain coat with a white stripe across the front and a beige cap. He was carrying a black and grey rucksack and is from the Leigh area.

Police Constable Amy Pilling of Wigan Division said: “His family now very concerned about where he may have gone and desperately want him to make contact.

“If you have seen Mr Paxton or have any information about where he is, please contact the police immediately.”

If anyone has any information as to his whereabouts, please call 101 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555 111.