UPDATE: Picture released of missing fisherman

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Police are appealing for help in locating a missing Beverley man.

Nigel Savage, 49, from Beverley was reported missing to Humberside Police at 1.04am today (Friday) after he failed to return home following a fishing trip with his two springer spaniel dogs to Burniston the previous day.

Mr Savage’s green coloured Peugeot 206 car was located at 0326hrs today in a lay-by at Crook Ness, Field Lane, Burniston and the two springer spaniel dogs were located at the cliiffs near to this location. His rucksack and some fishing tackle have been located on the cliffs but there is no sign of Mr Savage.

A woman saw the dogs and his rucksack at the location at 1600hrs on Thursday 30 January 2014 but did not see Nigel Savage in the area.

Air Sea rescue have attended and conducted searches of the area alongside Scarborough RNLI.

Nigel Savage is described as white, male 6ft tall with a medium build. He is bald with facial stubble and has green eyes. He is believed to be wearing dark coloured Craghopper trousers and a dark coloured outdoor jacket.

Police would like to speak to anyone who saw Nigel Savage in the area of Burniston and the cliff location or anybody that has had any contact with him since 8am on Thursday.

Anyone who can provide police with information about his whereabouts is asked to call Humberside Police on 101 quoting log 14 of 31 January 2014.