Officers are appealing for information as to the whereabouts of 83 year old Carl Edward Howell.
Carl was last seen as midday in the A Sea Drift Coffee shop on Seaton Garth in Staithes.
He is described as white man of medium build, 5ft 8” tall with shirt grey hair. He was last seen wearing a blue padded jacket, olive green trousers and brown suede lace up shoes. It is believed he will be wearing a baseball style cap.
Officers are growing increasingly concerned for Carl’s welfare and urge anything who thinks they might have seen him to get in touch.
Dial 101, press 1 and pass on information to the force control room.