Police are appealing for help in tracing a 50 year-old man who is missing in Knowsley.

John Terence Hodgson was last seen on Field Lane at 9am on Thursday 23rd January.

He is described as a white male, 5ft 10in in height, with short grey hair. He has a pale complexion and is of slim build.

When last seen he was wearing a black coat, black pants, a black woolly hat and black socks with brown sandals.

Anyone who has seen Mr Hodgson or knows of his whereabouts is asked to DM @MerPolCC, call 101 or contact @missingpeople on 116 000.