Police find missing 29-year-old man who disappeared from hospital in Preston

A 29-year-old man who went missing from a hospital ward in Preston has been found.

Thursday, 11th April 2019, 7:46 am
Updated Thursday, 11th April 2019, 8:59 am
Darryl Watts, 29, was last seen at Royal Preston Hospital at 4.30pm yesterday (Tuesday, April 9th). Pic - Lancashire Police

Police said they had been growing increasingly concerned for Darryl's welfare and had sought the public's help in finding him.

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He had last been seen at the Royal Preston Hospital at 4.30pm yesterday (Tuesday, April 9).

PC Mark Emery of Lancashire Police said: "Thanks to all those who helped in locating Darryl Watts who was missing from Preston. He has been found safe and well thankfully."

Darryl Watts, 29, was last seen at Royal Preston Hospital at 4.30pm yesterday (Tuesday, April 9th). Pic - Lancashire Police