Man goes missing on trip to see sister

Missing - Dean Birkett
Missing - Dean Birkett

CONCERN is growing for a missing man who has not been seen since setting off to visit his sister in Doncaster.

Dean Birkett, 40, was on his way to Willow Road in Doncaster on the train but never arrived and he was reported missing after failing to return home two days later.

Mr Birkett left his Sheffield home at around 6.30pm on Friday, April 27 and is described as white, about six feet tall, medium build with short, dark hair which is receding on top.

The only possible sighting was in Doncaster town centre around 2pm almost a week later.

He has been receiving treatment for a drug addiction.

Anyone with information about Dean’s whereabouts should contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting missing person number KX/2436/12.