POLICE are appealing for help in the search for a man who has been missing for more than a week.

Steven Knite from Oldham was last seen leaving his home in Barlow House, Eldon Street, on Monday, August 19.

The 63-year-old’s whereabouts are currently unknown and officers have taken to appealing for help through GMP’s social media platforms.

Mr Knite was last seen wearing blue jeans, blue trainers and a white t-shirt, with a thin grey sleeveless body warmer and a brown cap.

Anyone with any information about Mr Knite’s whereabouts, should phone a representative from GMP on 0161 856 8922 or call 101 quoting log number 1850-19082019.

Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.