Fears grow for 82-year-old man missing in Leicestershire

Police searching for a missing 82-year-old man are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.

A public appeal has been issued by officers to help find the man.

Peter Coyne, who is from Stockport, was last seen at the address of a family member in Riverside Road, Lutterworth, at 2pm on Saturday 23 June.

Peter, is around 5ft 9ins tall, has grey hair and is of a solid build.

When he was last seen, he was wearing royal blue shorts and a lilac and white checked, button-up shirt.

He may appear unsteady on his feet to anyone who sees him.

A police spokesman said: “Peter likes to go on walks in the countryside on his own and is known to come home a short time later but he hasn’t returned home.”

Anyone who has seen Peter or can help with enquiries is urged to contact Leicestershire Police on 101 and quote incident 545 of 23 June.