UPDATE: Simon Cardy has now been found.

POLICE have launched a search to find a missing man who was last seen in Havant.

Simon Cardy was last seen in the New Lane area of Havant at around 3.45pm on Friday November 15.

The 23-year-old has not been in contact with his family, and officers are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.

They believe he may have left the Havant area on foot.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Constabulary said: "He is described as white, around 5ft 7ins tall, of medium build, very pale, with long dark hair, having a prominent dark moustache, and wearing blue shorts, a blue top and grey striped trainers.

"If you have seen Simon, place call us on 101, quoting the reference number 44190411244."