Concern growing for missing 72-year-old Peterborough man

Police are searching for a missing man
Police are searching for a missing man
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Police in Peterborough say they are growing increasingly concerned for a missing 72-year-old man.

Officers are anxious to trace 72-year-old Sidney Enfield from Padholme Road, Peterborough, who was last seen at about 9am on Friday (August 21).

He is described as being white, 5’7”, slim, with short, straight black hair, stubble and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing red trousers, black trainers, and a dirty yellow high-visibility jacket.

He was last seen leaving his home address on his bike.

He has links to the Peterborough, Elm, Yaxley and Spalding areas. He known to have interest in trains and so may be likely to gravitate towards stations or track.

His family are concerned for his welfare as it is unusual for him not to be in contact with them for this length of time.

DCI Neil Sloan said: “We are concerned for Sidney’s welfare and want to find him as quickly as possible.

“We would ask anyone who has seen him to come forward and contact us as soon as possible.

“I also want to appeal directly to Sidney to let us know he is safe and well.”

Anyone with information should contact police on 999 quoting reference 22082015-0507.

No picture of Mr Enfield is available at this stage.