Concern for missing Sidmouth man

POLICE are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare and whereabouts of a Sidmouth man, who has not been seen since Saturday (August 7).

POLICE are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare and whereabouts of a Sidmouth man, who has not been seen since Saturday (August 7).

Jacob ‘Jake’ Parkes, 27, walked out of work at a hotel in the town and has not been seen by friends or family since.

He was reported missing to police on Monday, August 9.

Jacob lives and works at the hotel and his disappearance has been deemed as high risk by police.


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Jacob is described as a white man, 5’ 6” tall of medium build. He has short, red hair and has a northern accent. He is not thought to be in possession of a car or other vehicle and was last seen wearing chef’s whites.

Anyone who sees Jacob is asked to please call police on 08452 777444 quoting log 224 090810.

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