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Can you help Police find missing local man?

Norfolk Police are appealing for information regarding a missing man from James Scott Close, Downham Market.

Barry BirchBarry Birch, 44, has not been seen since 27th December. He has not attended several medical appointments and Police are concerned due to on-going matters of health.

Mr Birch has been described as being slim and 5′ 8″ in height. He has hazel eyes, short light brown hair, and is usually clean-shaven.

Norfolk Constabulary logoNorfolk Police Officers would like to speak to anyone who has seen him since 27th December, or has information about his whereabouts. If you have relevant information that could help, please call the Norfolk Constabulary on 101.

Thank you.




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