Missing York man found safe

David Coggon
4 Jan 2018 @ 4.47 pm
| News

Update: Missing York man David Coggon has been found.

Mr Coggon, who had not been seen for more than 24 hours and had complex medical needs, was taken to hospital for treatment.

Police thanked everyone who supported the appeal.


From January 4, 2018 2.04 pm

Urgent appeal to find missing York man

A man with complex medical needs has been missing for more than 24 hours.

Police officers searching for David Coggon, 65, have issued an urgent appeal to help locate him.

Mr Coggon was last seen at around 1pm on Wednesday (January 3), at Cherry Tree House, Fifth Avenue.

With his medical needs, officers are becoming increasingly concerned for his welfare.

Mr Coggon is described as being of large build. He was last seen wearing

  • brown shoes
  • black jeans
  • a black and white checked shirt
  • and a blue puffa jacket over the top.

He was also believed to be wearing a grey bobble hat and black gloves.

Anyone who has seen Mr Coggan, or who has any information about his whereabouts, is asked to contact police.

Dial 101, press 1 and pass information to the Force Control Room.