POLICE are searching for a 70-year-old man who has gone missing.

Brian Aherne was last seen at his home address in Burgess Hill about 5.15am on Monday, August 16.

Police say there is growing concern for his welfare.

He is white, 5ft 8, medium build and has grey hair.

The Argus: Brian Aherne, 70, of Burgess Hill Brian Aherne, 70, of Burgess Hill

According to police, he is thought to be wearing a light green jacket, trousers and black shoes, and always wears a gold wedding ring.

It is also believed that Brian is likely to be travelling on foot.

Anyone who sees him or who has any information as to his whereabouts is asked to call 101 quoting serial 639 of 16/08.