Missing York man found safe and well

Missing man Roger Docherty. Photograph: North Yorkshire Police
7 Oct 2015 @ 10.33 am
| Crime
Missing man Roger Docherty. Photograph: North Yorkshire Police
Missing man Roger Docherty. Photograph: North Yorkshire Police

A York man who went missing from his home has been found safe and well.

Police put out an appeal to find Roger Docherty, 57, after he went missing from his home in the Groves on Tuesday evening (October 6).

Just after 10am the next day, officers reported that “he has been found safe and well this morning. Thank you to everyone who helped to share our appeal.”


From October 6, 2015 @ 10.13pm

Police concerned for missing York man: have you seen him?

Police are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a missing York man.

Roger Docherty, 57, has been missing from The Groves area of York since 8.30pm on Tuesday (October 6).

He was last seen wearing:

  • a blue jacket
  • a V-neck jumper
  • and black shoes.

Police say they are concerned for his welfare.

If you can help, phone 101 and talk to officers, quoting reference NYP-06102015-0497.