Appeal for Clarke Carlisle
Police say they are growing “increasingly concerned” for former footballer Clarke Carlisle, who has been reported missing.
Lancashire Police said the former Burnley player was last seen by a family member in Preston on Thursday afternoon. The force believes he may have travelled to Manchester.
The 37-year-old was last seen wearing a black zip-up jacket, black T-shirt, blue jeans and Nike trainers.
He is described as afro-caribbean, 6ft 4ins, of slim build and with tattoos on his arms.
He was last seen on the Flag Market in Preston at about 2.30pm on Thursday.
Detective Chief Inspector Steve Holgate said: “We are extremely concerned about Clarke and we would urge anyone who sees him or knows where he is to get in touch with us.”
Anyone with information should contact 101 quoting number 0235.
Clarke Carlisle has a history of mental illness.