Meadowfield Hospital patient goes missing

POLICE are searching for 33-year-old David Whittaker who has been missing from his hospital accommodation in Worthing since Saturday.

Missing David Whittaker

David, who is 5ft 10ins, of heavy build, with long dreadlocked brown hair, wore a long khaki coat, red trousers and Timberland-style boots.

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He left Meadowfield Hospital, where he is receiving treatment for mental health problems, on Saturday morning to go to the shops but did not return within two hours as arranged.

Police believe he may still be in the Worthing area.

Anyone who has any information on David’s whereabouts is asked to contact Sussex Police via [email protected] call 101 quoting serial 1613 of 06/14.