September 24, 2018 9.22 pm This story is over 62 months old

Police drone and helicopter search for missing Lincolnshire man

Police are concerned for his safety

Update: Stuart has now been found alive. Read the latest here

Lincolnshire Police have sent out a force drone and an NPAS helicopter over concerns for the safety of a missing local man.

Officers have issued a search appeal for Stuart Hurst, who is missing from his home in New Bolingbroke.

It is believed he could be in the Woodhall Spa area and officers are in the area on the evening of Monday, September 24 carrying out searches..

Stuart is in his 40s and was last seen wearing a shiny grey jacket and brown leather shoes.

He is said to be around 5ft 10 tall and of a medium build. Police said he may also have some facial hair.

A Lincolnshire Police spokesperson said: “If you have seen Stuart or have information about his whereabouts please call 101 straight away.

“The police drone and NPAS helicopter are supporting this search.: