Police appeal for information on man's whereabouts

Police in Benbecula are concerned about the whereabouts of a male by the name of Martin Mclaughlin who was residing in homeless accommodation in Lochboisdale, Isle of South Uist.

Mclaughlin is described as 46 years old, 5ft 9ins in height, medium build, balding with a beard and wearing glasses. He was last seen to be wearing a grey woollen hat, a brown leather panelled coat and dark coloured jeans, possibly carrying a Co-op carrier bag. Mclaughlin speaks with a Glaswegian accent and is believed to have left on the 0730 hours Lochmaddy to Uig ferry this morning Saturday 1st June 2013.

Any persons with any information in relation to Mr McLaughlin’s whereabouts please contact Police by telephoning 101.