Missing Portslade man 'may be sleeping rough'

Have you seen 43-year-old Mark Cawfield?
Have you seen 43-year-old Mark Cawfield?

Police say a missing Portslade man may be sleeping rough in the Hove area.

Police say they are very concerned for the safety and welfare of Mark Cawfield, 43, who has not been heard from since Wednesday (July 26).

It is thought that Mark, who was seen at work in Sompting on Tuesday, may be sleeping rough in a tent, but it is not known where. He does not have a fixed address, but stays at various locations in the Portslade and Hove areas.

He is white, 5ft 5in, of medium build with shaved blonde/ginger hair, moustache and beard. He usually wears jeans, a hooded jacket and T-shirt.

Police have asked for people to keep a look out for a tent that has appeared in the last few days or if you know of Mark's whereabouts, please email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101 quoting serial 1199 of 26/07. If you see him, please dial 999 immediately.