Desmond Burton | Norfolk Constabulary

You are here

Desmond Burton

Police uniform

Police can confirm a 58-year-old man reported missing from Reepham has been found safe and well.

Desmond Burton was initially reported missing yesterday (Friday 27 December 2019) and was found safe and well in Cromer at about 6pm today (Saturday 28 December 2019).

27/12/19 | 23:28

Appeal to trace man missing in Reepham

Police are appealing for help to trace a man who has gone missing in Reepham.

Desmond Burton, aged 58, left his home address in New Road at 4pm on Friday 27 December 2019. He was then last seen at approximately 5pm at the church in Cawston, heading towards Booton Road.

Officers are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of Desmond who is visually impaired.

Desmond is described as white, approximately 5ft 8 tall and of stocky build. He was last seen wearing black trousers, black boots, a dark jumper and a blue jacket with some silver duct tape on one of the sleeves.

Anyone who may have seen Desmond, or may know of his whereabouts, should contact Norfolk Police on 101 quoting incident number 397 of Friday 27 December.