Concern grows for missing Barnsley man

Missing David Adams
Missing David Adams
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Police searching for a man who went missing from a South Yorkshire mental hospital say they are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.

David Adams, aged 32, was last seen at Wathwood Hospital on Gipsy Green Lane, Wath, at 12.50pm on Tuesday.

He left to go to a local shop and was due back at 1.20pm but never returned.

Police are advising members of the public not to approach him.

David is approximately 5ft 6ins tall and of stocky build.

He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a royal blue coloured Adidas T-shirt and a black Berghaus jacket.

He was also wearing a dark blue Yankees baseball cap and brown walking boots and may have been carrying a rucksack.

Call police on 101, or 999 in an emergency.