Police officers briefed on search plan for missing Barnsley man

Police officers have been briefed on today’s search plan following the disappearance of a Barnsley pensioner four days ago.

Tuesday, 20th August 2019, 11:15 am
Updated Tuesday, 20th August 2019, 4:04 pm

Brian Tomlinson, aged 80, was reported missing on Friday and scores of officers have been involved in the search for him.

Firefighters have also been involved along with mountain rescue team volunteers.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Police officers were briefed this morning on the today's search plan following the disappearance of Barnsley OAP, Brian Tomlinson

The police helicopter and drones have also been used.

Read More

Read More
Arrest after drugs bust in Sheffield

Mr Tomlinson was captured on CCTV walking along Park Grove, close to the town centre, at 4.15pm on the day he vanished. He was later seen just after 8pm outside a Premier Store on Pontefract Road.

Brian Tomlinson

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 717 of August 16.