Police urgently looking for missing man issue do not approach warning

Cleveland Police have issued an urgent appeal to trace missing Jason Hipkins

But warn members of the public to stay away from him and instead call 999.

Officers are currently trying to locate a vulnerable missing man.

Thirty-eight year old Jason Hipkins left an address on Cargo Fleet Lane at around 4.30pm today however he has not returned and his family is concerned for his welfare.

Jason is white, 5’9″ tall and of slim build. He has very short or shaved fair hair and a scar on his left cheek. He was wearing a dark blue round-neck t-shirt, blue jeans and black trainers. Jason has a Tasmanian Devil tattoo on one forearm and scarring to both forearms. He also has a scar on his left cheek.

Anyone who sees Jason is asked not to approach him but to contact Cleveland Police on 999.