Police appealing to help trace Alexander Smith missing from Saltcoats


Police at Saltcoats are appealing for information to help trace a man who has been missing from the Saltcoats area since Sunday 7 January 2018.

Alexander Smith (38) was last seen near to Saltcoats train station around 1720 hrs on Sunday 7 January 2018. He is described as white, around 5’10’ in height with short, receding black hair and slim build. He has a tattoo on his right arm and uses a crutch to assist with walking.

When last seen he was wearing a dark jacket, blue polo shirt and dark jeans.

Inspector Jim McMillan, local area Inspector, said:

"Since Alexander was reported missing to us, we have carried out significant enquiries in the Saltcoats area to trace him, as we believe he is still in the vicinity.

“I urge anyone who has seen him since Sunday 7 January 2018, knows of his present whereabouts or has any information that will help us find him to contact officers at Saltcoats Police Office via 101 quoting incident number 2292 of 7 January 2018.”

At The Flix Drive in Cinema Ayr
Ayrshire Vehicle Rental

Get news to your inbox. 

Send us your news! 

Reach out to 78k readers

  • Ayrshire Daily News
  • Ayrshire Daily News