Northern Ireland

Searches continue for missing Portrush man Dean Patton

Missing man Dean Patton
Image caption The Portrush man has been missing for a week

A land and sea search is continuing for a missing Portrush man.

Dean Patton, 24, was last seen in the town at 13:00 BST last Tuesday. His family are very concerned about his welfare.

Police and Bann Community Search and Rescue will continue a coastal search at Ramore Head for Mr Patton.

A search is also taking place in Portrush, assisted by the local coastguard.

Police are asking people in the area to check all sheds, garages and outhouses.

Dean is described as being approximately 6 ft tall with dark hair and a tanned complexion. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and blue jeans.