POLICE searching for missing Durham teacher Mark Bushnell have today released new information about a possible sighting.
A member of the public has contacted police reporting seeing a man fitting Mark’s description at 8m on Monday March 10 at Crimdon Caravan Park.
The caravan park has been searched and residents spoken to, unfortunately Mr Bushnell is yet to be located.
Chief Inspector Andy Huddleston commented: “This is a new possible sighting of Mark and although unconfirmed, we are treating it seriously. We have informed Mark’s family of this sighting and are continuing to follow a number of lines of enquiry. Specialist teams are concentrating their searches from Crimdon Caravan Park towards the stables at Crimdon Dene.”
“Cleveland Police Marine Unit and the Police Air Support Unit are assisting the with the search along the coast. We continue to appeal to the public for assistance in locating Mark. Anyone who thinks they may have seen him since 11.30am on Sunday morning should call police on 101.”