Plea for help to trace vulnerable man missing from Glasgow’s Govanhill area

Police are appealing for help in trying to trace James Kindred, of Govanhill.
Police are appealing for help in trying to trace James Kindred, of Govanhill.

Police are appealing for help to trace a vulnerable man who has been reported missing from the Govanhill area of Glasgow.

James Kindred (25) was last seen leaving his home in Allison Street around 4.50am this morning (Sunday, March 24).

He is described as white, 5ft 5in, thin build with dark hair and heavy stubble. He was wearing a black zipper, dark coloured jeans and dark trainers.

Inspector John McCartin, from Cathcart Police Station, said: “James is vulnerable and it is absolutely vital that we trace him as soon as possible.

“He is known to spend time in Govan, Hampden and the wider Glasgow area and we would urge anyone who recognises James or has any information regarding his whereabouts to come forward.

“We would also appeal to James directly to get in touch with someone, he is not in any trouble, we just want to confirm that he is safe and well.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact Cathcart Police Station via 101, quoting incident number 0947 of Sunday 24 March 2019. Alternatively you can call CRIMESTOPPERS on 0800 555 111 where details can be given in confidence.”