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The Erskine Bridge where Rufus Bricknell was last seen at midnight on Sunday.

Rufus Bricknell, missing

By Democrat reporter

Police Scotland are continuing to appeal for information to trace Rufus Brickell, aged 22, who has been reported missing from Edinburgh and had last been seen on Orwell Place around 6pm.

Following inquiries officers now have CCTV footage of Rufus getting off a train at Kilpatrick Station in West Dunbartonshire just after midnight on Sunday 6 October 2019, before leaving the station and walking south across the Erskine bridge.

He is described as around 5ft 11ins in height and of muscular build with short brown hair. When last seen, he was wearing a grey waterproof jacket, dark coloured jeans, dark green New Balance trainers and a dark green Eastpak rucksack.

Inspector Keith Forrester said: “Police and Rufus’s family are very concerned for his welfare and we are urging anyone with information to come forward. We have widened our search and now know he is or was in the Kilpatrick and Erskine Bridge area.

“If you believe you may have seen Rufus within the vicinity around this time we urge you to contact Police. We would also ask anyone with dash-cam footage who was driving in these areas in the early hours of Sunday morning to check back.”

Anyone with any information should contact police quoting reference number 1477 of Sunday 6 October.

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