Public told not to approach missing Preston man

Posted on - 8th February, 2019 - 8:20am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston News
Marcus Smith
Marcus Smith

The public are being warned not to approach a missing man.


Update: Police say Marcus was found and well in Cumbria during Friday 8 February

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Marcus Smith was last seen in Preston on Friday 1 February.

The 27-year-old is 6′ and of a skinny build with long curly brown hair.

Preston Police say Marcus was last seen wearing camouflage trousers and a camouflage jacket.


He is known to walk with a wooden staff.

PC Oliver Bayliff said: We’re growing increasingly concerned for Marcus’ welfare. If you’ve seen him or know where he may be, please don’t approach him but contact police instead.

“Marcus – if you are reading this appeal, please get in touch and let us know you are safe.”

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Police say Marcus has links to Kendal, London, Blackburn and York.

Anyone with information should dial 01254 353901 or 101 quoting log number 983 of 6th February.

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