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Police warn people not to approach gold toothed missing man

Appeal for information follows helicopter search of Ravensthorpe this morning

Mohammed Hanif(Image: WYP)

Police have warned people not to approach a missing man.

West Yorkshire Police has put out a missing person appeal for a Mohammed Hanif from the Ravensthorpe area of Dewsbury.

He was last seen at about 8am today.

He is described as an Asian male, 6ft 1in tall, with a bald head, black goatee beard, wearing dark blue jeans and black steel boots.

Mohammed Hanif(Image: WYP)



He has two front gold teeth and he is wearing gold rings.

A spokesperson for the police said: "The public are asked not to approach the male but any sightings to contact West Yorkshire Police and quote log 346 09-02-2018."

The police helicopter was seen hovering over Mirfield and Ravensthorpe for almost an hour from around 11am this morning.

West Yorkshire Police helicopter

They said they were looking for a "person of interest."

It has not been confirmed if they were searching for Mr Hanif.