UPDATE: Jamie Alexander has been found safe and well in Dundee, Police Scotland has confirmed. A spokesperson said: “Police Scotland would like to take this opportunity to thank the members of the public who assisted in this investigation.”
Jamie Kyle Alexander (also known as James Mackenzie) was last seen at a guest house on High Street in Banchory at around 9pm on Tuesday, February 23.
He is described as being about 5’10 in height, slim build and when last seen was wearing a black jacket and black tracksuit trousers. He was also carrying a rucksack on his back.
Enquiries to date have identified a man who was seen in two of the town centre hotels in Banchory around this time. This male is similarly described but may have been wearing a camouflage type jacket but was also carrying a rucksack. He was seen to leave one of the premises about 9.30pm and his current whereabouts are unknown.
Jamie is known to sleep wherever he can and given the current low overnight temperatures, concerns are being raised for his wellbeing.
Police Scotland are appealing to anyone who may have seen Jamie or who may have any information regarding Jamie’s whereabouts to contact them on 101 or to provide information anonymously via CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111.