Lincolnshire

Police divers in search for missing Skegness doctor

Dr James Layfield
Image caption Dr Layfield was last seen in Friskney on Saturday

More than 30 officers and police divers are searching for a doctor from Lincolnshire who has been missing for five days.

Dr James Layfield, from Friskney, who works at the Beacon Medical Practice in Skegness, was last seen by a neighbour on Saturday evening.

Police underwater search teams have been searching lakes near his home at Friskney.

Officers are also investigating his movements prior to his disappearance.

A spokeswoman for Lincolnshire Police said members of the public have come forward with potential sightings of the missing GP, whose disappearance has been described as "out of character".

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