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Search takes place in Thelveton for missing Clacton builder Nigel Kedar

PUBLISHED: 12:43 11 June 2017 | UPDATED: 13:42 11 June 2017

William Burl, team leader for Suffolk Lowland Search and Rescue Team, briefs his staff in the search for missing Nigel Kedar in Thelveton. Picture: GARY DONNISON

William Burl, team leader for Suffolk Lowland Search and Rescue Team, briefs his staff in the search for missing Nigel Kedar in Thelveton. Picture: GARY DONNISON

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Police have been out in the Thelveton area of Norfolk this morning to carry out further searches for missing Clacton builder Nigel Kedar.

Members of both the Suffolk & Norfolk Lowlands Search and Rescue Teams search undergrowth around Thelveton for missing man Nigel Kedar. Picture: GARY DONNISON Members of both the Suffolk & Norfolk Lowlands Search and Rescue Teams search undergrowth around Thelveton for missing man Nigel Kedar. Picture: GARY DONNISON

Mr Kedar was last seen on Tuesday, April 4 at around 9.30am walking through Dickleburgh towards Ipswich, after staying with a friend in Norwich following a night out.

Member of the Suffolk Lowlands Search and Rescue Team searches the undergrowth & verges around Thelveton for missing man Nigel Kedar. Picture: GARY DONNISON Member of the Suffolk Lowlands Search and Rescue Team searches the undergrowth & verges around Thelveton for missing man Nigel Kedar. Picture: GARY DONNISON

His family has described his disappearance as “out of character” and pleaded with him to get in touch or return home.

They described the 52-year-old as a “dedicated” father, and hoped he would return home for Father’s Day to be with his 14-year-old son.

Members of both the Suffolk & Norfolk Lowlands Search and Rescue Teams search the road verges around Thelveton for missing man Nigel Kedar. Picture: GARY DONNISON Members of both the Suffolk & Norfolk Lowlands Search and Rescue Teams search the road verges around Thelveton for missing man Nigel Kedar. Picture: GARY DONNISON

Mr Kedar’s sister Diana Mays is due to appear on Crimewatch on June 20 to appeal for more information from the public.

As part of efforts by police to find him, search teams were out along the A140 in Thelveton alongside Norfolk Lowland Search and Rescue from 9.30am this morning.

He is described as being white, 5ft 11 tall, of a large build and has short hair. He was wearing dark coloured trousers with a lighter coloured long sleeved shirt.

Anyone with information should contact Norfolk Constabulary immediately on 999.

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