POLICE are anxious to trace a man missing from the Stoke-on-Trent area, who may be in the Worcester area.

Gary Jennings, 41, was last seen leaving his home at around 9.40am on Monday (February 17).

Extensive inquiries to locate him are ongoing, and Staffordshire Police officers are liaising with colleagues from Thames Valley and West Mercia forces as Mr Jennings has connections to the Oxford and Worcester areas.

Mr Jennings is described as white and six feet tall with short dark-brown hair. He is of stocky build, pale complexion and is normally clean shaven.

When last seen, he was wearing blue jeans, brown/beige walking boots and a black jacket with a white stripe on the chest.

A Staffordshire Police spokesperson said: “We are continuing to make inquiries to locate Mr Jennings and are concerned for his welfare as this behaviour is uncharacteristic. We would ask that anyone who has seen him, or had any contact, to get in touch.”

Anyone with information on Mr Jennings’ whereabouts is asked to contact police on 101, quoting Staffordshire Police incident number 341 of February 17.