Police concerned for welfare of homeless man sleeping rough in Lewes

Brian Ward
Brian Ward

Have you seen Brian Ward?

The 62-year-old has been sleeping rough in Lewes but officers are concerned for his welfare because he has not been seen in the town since the evening of New Year’s Day and he may have been assaulted.

Detective Sergeant Dave Tye said: “We need to find Brian to make sure he is ok but we do not know where he is.

“He may have travelled to a different town or he could be injured and in need of medical treatment.

“If you know where he is or have any idea where he could be, please contact us.”

Anyone with information should email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting serial 1597 of 1/1, call 101 or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

If you see Brian and think he is in danger, please call 999.