STAFFORDSHIRE police have renewed their appeal for the public's help to locate a man who has been missing from the Rugeley area since Monday.
The police helicopter has been searching Cannock Chase and the surrounding area for Stephen Greatrix, aged 45, of Chase Side Drive who was last seen at around 2pm on Monday April 21.
"As the days go by we are getting more and more worried," a police spokeswoman said.
Mr Greatrix is described as white, 5ft 10ins tall, of slim build, and has short mousey hair. He has a tanned complexion and green eyes. It is believed he maybe wearing a long black sleeved top and a grey Craghoppers top.
Officers found Mr Greatrix's car parked in Rugeley town centre, near the park.
Extensive searches are taking place in the surrounding area.
Chief Inspector Steve Morrey, Cannock Chase Local Policing Team Commander, said: "We are continuing to make inquiries to locate Stephen and we are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.
"We believe he is still in the area and would urge anyone who thinks they may have seen him to contact us immediately. Due to his car's location we are appealing to walkers and bikers using the Chase to keep an eye out for him."
Anyone with information on Stephen's whereabouts is asked to contact police immediately on 101, quoting Staffordshire Police incident number 446 of April 22.