Police sound urgent appeal after Chesterfield man goes missing

Missing man Christopher Watts. Picture submitted.
Missing man Christopher Watts. Picture submitted.

Police are urgently trying to trace a missing man from Chesterfield.

Christopher Watts was last seen leaving his home in High Street, Old Whittington, at about 6pm on Friday, June 19.

He left in a 52-plate white Ford Transit Connect van and it is believed he was heading to a location in the Peak District to go mountain biking and camping.

However, he has not returned home or made contact with his family.

The 48-year-old is white, about 5ft 8in, of stocky build and with short, brown hair.

A Derbyshire police spokesman said: “Officers are urging anyone who may have heard from Mr Watts or might have information on his whereabouts to get in touch immediately.”

Call police on 101.