Police are appealing for information to help find a man from Bootle who has been missing since yesterday (Tuesday 15 May 2018).

Carl Lake, 62 years, was last seen at 2.20pm in the vicinity of Morrisons in Southport town centre.

Carl is described as 5ft 5in tall, of slim build, with thinning grey hair. He also walks with a hunch.

When he was last seen, Carl was wearing a white jumper with navy stripes, a thin navy summer jacket, blue jeans, and navy shoes with tan colour on the sides.

He is known to frequent the Bootle and Seaforth areas.

Carl, or anyone with information as to his whereabouts, is asked to contact @MerPolCC, call 101 or the charity @MissingPeople on 116 000.