Police appeal to trace missing Mendlesham man

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A 70-year-old man from Mendlesham has gone missing.

Edward Lowe was last seen at around 3.30pm yesterday (Monday) afternoon, after attending a routine appointment at Heath Road Hospital in Ipswich.

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Edward Lowe ANL-150113-093653001

He had left home at around 9.40am to travel to Ipswich by bus, but had failed to return.

His disappearance has been described as “out of character.”

Mr Lowe is described as white, around 5ft 5in tall, of medium build, with grey hair balding on top, a grey beard and blue eyes.

He was wearing a dark brown three-quarter length jacket and charcoal-coloured trousers.

Anyone who believes they may have seen Edward, or who has any information about his whereabouts, is asked to contact the duty sergeant at Stowmarket Police Station on 101.