Hunt for missing James Barr in Edinburgh

James Barr. Pic: comp
James Barr. Pic: comp
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POLICE are appealing for information to help trace a missing 64-year-old man.

James Barr was last seen near Haymarket Station at around 8pm on Thursday.

James is described as white, 5ft 5inches, with a slim build. He has short grey hair and a grey moustache.

He is believed to have been wearing a long brown jacket, brown trousers, black shoes and a flat cap.

James has been known to frequent the Dalry Road and Colinton Mains Drive areas.

Inspector Simon Acheson of Gayfield said: “We’re growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of James, who has numerous health concerns and may appear disorientated.

“We’re urging anyone who thinks they may have seen James since Friday evening, or who can help us establish his whereabouts, to get in touch.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.