Police in Northumbria have released new images of a missing man thought to be in the north-east.
William Orchin, from Houghton-le-Spring has not been seen since 9.30pm on Monday and is thought to have travelled to Aberdeen.
It is thought the 34-year-old was in the Bridge of Don area and was driving a grey Vauxhall Corsa with the registration DY16 UVX.
Officers are growing increasingly concerned for Mr Orchin’s welfare.
Chief Superintendent Janice Hutton, of Northumbria Police, said: “We are eager to hear from anybody who has seen or heard from William since his disappearance on Monday evening.
“We believe he has travelled in a grey Vauxhall to the north-east of Scotland. We would ask anybody who lives in that area – or his friends who may have heard from him – to help us locate him.
“A team of officers are working hard to trace him. If anybody has any information about William’s whereabouts, please get in touch.”
William is described as white, of slim build with short brown hair and a ginger beard. He was last seen wearing black-laced work shoes, black trousers and a blue polo top with a black jacket.
William, or anyone who knows his whereabouts, is asked to contact 101 quoting reference 1480642.