Police are concerned for the welfare of Darrell Hansman who has been reported missing.

Mr Hansman is 28, from Lurgashall, Petworth. He is described as white, 6'1", slim and with short, straight brown hair and a beard.

He is believed to be wearing a blue hooded top, jeans, a dark hooded jacket and brown boots.

Mr Hansman was last seen near St Richard's Hospital, Chichester, during the early hours of Monday, April 16.

PC Lucie Collier, of the West Sussex missing persons team, said: "Darrell has been reported missing before and has been known to use outbuildings to find shelter.

"We'd greatly appreciate it if local people could check sheds and garages in case he has done this again.

She said: "Darrell does suffer from depression and so we are anxious to find him and check on his well-being as soon as possible."

Anyone who has seen Darrell or who may know of his whereabouts is asked to contact Sussex Police online or phone 101, quoting serial 62 of 16/04.

In an emergency or if he is thought to be in danger, please call 999 immediately.