Police / Emergency services involved in search as police look to trace missing man

POLICE are looking to trace a 34-year-old man who was last seen at 5am this morning (Tuesday).

Grant Redfern. Photo: Police Scotland

Officers said Grant Redfern was last seen at the Ness of Trebister, which is between Lerwick and Gulberwick.

He is 5 ft 9 inches, slim/medium build, wearing black work trousers, boots and bomber jacket. If seen, contact police on 101.

At Tuesday lunchtime a search was launched in the area around Trebister.

It involved the Lerwick lifeboat and the coastguard helicopter and rescue teams.

The police said it received a concern for person call around 12.45pm.

The coastguard said at 4.30pm that the search was ongoing.

The Lerwick Lifeboat whilst searching. Photo: Jim Mullay

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