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  • 30 July 2014, 10:16

Police Hunt For Man With Contagious Disease

Thames Valley Police have issued an appeal to track down a man who was last seen at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.

David Goodwin, 49, from Oxford, was receiving treatment at the hospital for a contagious disease and officers are concerned about his whereabouts.

Members of the public were warned not to approach Mr Goodwin, who is suffering from tuberculosis, or to make contact with him.

He is white, very tanned and between 5ft 10ins to 6ft tall, with light brown hair.

Police said he has one eye closed and was last seen wearing a black tracksuit and jacket top and carrying a white plastic bag.

:: Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting URN 1228 of 29/7.