Police release CCTV footage of the missing man, 55, last seen at the Salford petrol station wearing a beanie as officers intensify their search for the canal and woodland.
- Police are looking for a missing 55-year-old man who was last seen on Wednesday
- Manchester Police have released CCTV footage of their latest sighting in a Texaco.
- Anyone with information on Peter’s whereabouts is asked to contact the police on 0161 856 7857 or www.gmp.police.uk
Police are looking for a 55-year-old man who went missing in Salford.
Manchester Police have released CCTV footage of the latest sighting of the man as part of their search.
An appeal issued by Greater Manchester Police to find Peter, whose last name has not been given, follows.
In an update this afternoon, GMP said Peter was last seen near Texaco on the A580 East Lancashire Road, in Mosley Common, at around 7:38pm on Wednesday.
Manchester Police are searching for a 55-year-old man after he was last seen in a petrol garage on Wednesday. The man’s name is Peter, but police have not provided his last name.
CCTV footage released by Greater Manchester Police shows Peter, who was last seen near Texaco on the A580 East Lancashire Road, in Mosley Common, at around 7:38pm on Wednesday.
In a post shared on Twitter, the force shared CCTV footage of Peter in the store, shown wearing a beanie, gray jacket and gray sweatpants.
They said: ‘The last confirmed sighting of Peter occurred at 19:38pm on Wednesday evening (28 December 2022), at the Texaco garage on East Lancashire Road in Mosely Common.
Below is CCTV footage of the latest confirmed sighting of Peter. He may not be wearing the hat anymore.
Today, specialist officers were among those in attendance near the Bridgewater Canal in Boothstown, Salford.
Officers were seen searching the canal, near Moss House Lane, this morning. His search appeared to switch to nearby woodland, including the football pitches used by the Boothstown Football Club, in the afternoon.
GMP says it is also conducting searches for Peter in nearby Astley, Wigan.
Police are shown searching land around Boothstown Football Club, Worsley today, December 30
A force spokesman said: ‘GMP and specialist officers are conducting a comprehensive search of a section of the Bridgewater Canal and surrounding wooded areas, around the Boothstown and Astley areas. This is due to information received about a missing local inhabitant, Peter.
The 55-year-old is described as a white male who is around 5 feet 6 inches tall with gray hair that is short on the side and longer on top.
Peter was last seen wearing a gray jacket, gray beanie, gray sweatpants, and sneakers. He has a tattoo on the left side of his neck that reads ‘Michelle,’ police said.
Anyone with information on Peter’s whereabouts is asked to contact the police on 0161 856 7857 or www.gmp.police.uk.