The family of a missing 39-year-old man have appealed for anyone who may have seen him to contact the police. 

Kirk Gowing, of Lowestoft, has been missing for five days after he was last seen at his home on the morning of Friday, April 26. 

Mr Gowing is described as white, 5ft 6in, of slim build, with mousy brown coloured hair and a beard.

He was officially reported missing on the morning of Saturday, April 27.

Police and family members in Lowestoft are asking anyone who believes they have seen him to get in touch. 

Officers have said anyone with information regarding Kirk’s whereabouts should contact 101, asking for the duty sergeant at Lowestoft Police Station.