AN appeal has been launched to find a missing man with dementia who was last seen at the Royal Blackburn Hospital last night

Police are concerned about the welfare of 68 year old Terrence Riding from Padiham.

Terrence was last seen on the evening of Wednesday 12th August 2020 at Royal Blackburn Hospital at approximately 1800 hours .

He is described as a white male, 5'10" tall, slim build with long brown hair.

Terrence suffers with dementia and does not know the area, and may become confused if approached.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: "We are extremely concerned for his welfare and are appealing for your help. If you have seen Terrence or have any information, please call us on 101 quoting reference LC-20200812-1371."