Fresh appeal issued after missing Edinburgh man spotted walking South across the Erskine Bridge Fresh appeal issued after missing Edinburgh man spotted walking South across the Erskine Bridge
Police have made a fresh appeal for information to trace a missing Edinburgh man by releasing a CCTV image after  there were sightings of... Fresh appeal issued after missing Edinburgh man spotted walking South across the Erskine Bridge

Police have made a fresh appeal for information to trace a missing Edinburgh man by releasing a CCTV image after  there were sightings of him heading South on the Erskine Bridge.

Rufus Brickell, aged 22,  has been reported missing from the Dalry/Gorgie area of Edinburgh and was last seen on Orwell Place at around 6pm.

Police confirmed they now have CCTV footage of Rufus getting off of a train atC just after midnight on Sunday 6 October 2019, before leaving the station and walking south across the Erskine bridge.

He is described as white, around 5ft 11ins in height and of muscular build with short brown hair. When last seen, he was wearing a grey waterproof jacket, dark coloured jeans, dark green New Balance trainers and a dark green Eastpak rucksack.

Inspector Keith Forrester from Wester Hailes Police Station, said: “Police and Rufus’s family are very concerned for his welfare and we are urging anyone with information to come forward. We have widened our search and now know he is or was in the Kilpatrick and Erskine bridge area. If you believe you may have seen Rufus within the vicinity around this time we urge you to contact Police. We would also ask anyone with dash-cam footage who was driving in these areas in the early hours of Sunday morning to check back.

“Anyone with any information should contact police quoting reference number 1477 of Sunday 6 October.”


Photo Credit: Police Scotland / CCTV


Photo Credit: Rufus Brickell family photo / CCTV

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