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Wanted Morecambe man, 81, believed to be in Blackpool


John Gilbert Blacktop
John Gilbert Blacktop
John Freeman


Police are continuing to appeal for help to trace missing man John Gilbert Blacktop, believed to be in the Blackpool area.

Blacktop, 81, of Marine Road West, Morecambe was on trial at Bradford Crown Court for child sex offences but failed to turn up for court last week.

He was convicted in his absence and sentenced to 21 years in prison and is now wanted.

• Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log number 0873 of 29th March 2017