POLICE are continuing their search across Staffordshire for a 40-year-old man who was reported missing on Saturday morning (August 9).
Police have thanked the public who have been reporting potential sightings of Paul Woodcock, from Settle Grove, Meir, Stoke-on-Trent.
There have been numerous reports of him being seenin Hanley city centre. Officers have followed up these sightings and ithas been confirmed the man seen was not Paul.
Paul is described as white, 5ft8in tall and of a very thin build. He has mousy-coloured shaven hair andblue eyes. He was last seen wearing a short-sleeved checked shirt, jeansand trainers.
The appeal has been shared across the force’s Facebook page and hasalready been seen by 64,800 people.
Anyone who has seen Paul or anyone who knows his whereabouts should ringStaffordshire Police immediately on 101, quoting incident number 556 ofAugust 9.