Roderick Smith missing: Police believe he may be camping out near Preston

Posted on - 28th June, 2014 - 10:32pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston News



Police searching for a missing Lostock Hall man believe he may be camping in the Preston area.

Roderick Smith was last seen around 10am on Saturday 21 June at the Anchor pub on Croston Road, Lostock Hall.

The 67 year old is believed to have travelled to Preston or Blackpool.

Sgt Martin Hulme, of Preston Police, said: “We are becoming increasingly concerned for Rod and I would appeal for anyone who sees him or knows where he might be to get in touch.

“I would also appeal to Roderick himself to contact us if he sees this appeal to let us know he is safe.”

He was last seen wearing a pale green shirt, smart black trousers and a thin blue jacket.

Mr Smith is 5’8″, with short black hair and a tanned complexion.

He also wears a gold sovereign ring on his right hand.

Lancashire Police have called on the assistance of the police air support unit in Warton to search for Mr Smith throughout Friday and Saturday, but have so far drawn a blank.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log number 0536 of June 26th.

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