POLICE are appealing for the public's help to find a Taunton man who has been missing since Monday.

Marc Brown, aged 40, was last seen in the Cheddon Road area of the town.

Marc is about 5ft 7ins tall, slim, with ginger hair, a goatee beard and brown eyes.

A police spokesman said: “When last seen he was wearing outdoor clothing, walking boots and carrying a rucksack.

“We do know that he purchased a tent, sleeping bag, gas stove and two fuel cannisters from a Taunton leisure store on February 11.

“We would like Marc or anyone spotting him to contact Taunton CID, quoting reference MP/468/73.”