Concern for missing Bildeston man

MISSING: Gary Aris.
MISSING: Gary Aris.

Concern is growing for a missing man from Bildeston who has not been seen for a week.

Police are asking for help to find Gary Aris, 23, who is said to be “vulnerable”.

Mr Aris, who is from the Bildeston area, has not been seen for the past week or made contact with his family.

The last text he sent to a family member indicated that he was not in a good place and he may self-harm.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk Police said: “Police are concerned for Gary’s welfare and are keen to locate him to be assured that he is safe and well.”

Mr Aris is described as white, 5ft 6inches tall, of slim build with brown hair. He has a piercing in his left ear and tattoos on both arms.

Mr Aris has connections to the Dagenham, Barking and South Ockenden areas and police believe he may have made his way there.

Anyone with information should call police on 101.