Concern for man missing from hospital in Rotherham

Missing man Douglas Hall
Missing man Douglas Hall

A police search has been launched for a man who went missing from a hospital in Rotherham. 

Douglas Hall, age 43, went missing from Wathwood Hospital in Wath at around 2:10pm yesterday afternoon.

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Concern is growing for Douglas, who answers to the name ‘Dougie’, as he diabetic and needs medication daily. 

He also has several allergies that mean he must carry an epi-pen at all times, which he currently does not have with him.

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He is thought to be wearing a dark blue tracksuit top, red t-shirt and jeans, and may also be wearing a baseball cap. 

Police also believe he may have links to Newark, Hull and Leicestershire.

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Anyone who sees Douglas is asked not to approach him, but to instead call 101 quoting incident number 454 of October 2015.