Police appealing for information on the whereabouts of a 64-year-old man have now located him.

Raymond Wilkinson, was last seen leaving Royal Blackburn Hospital at 11am on Thursday.

He was found safe and well on Friday morning.

On Thursday evening the police released an appeal for information as they were concerned for his welfare. 

Sgt Ash Patel, of Blackburn Police, said: "We are very worried following Raymond’s disappearance and would encourage anyone with information to come forward.

"At this time we only have these CCTV images of Raymond, which while not ideal, do show his general appearance.

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"If you know where he is please contact us."