- Aug 8, 2001
7 January at 22:03 ·
#MISSING: Emergency services were called to the River Dove at 2pm today (7 January) following concerns for a missing fisherman.
Roger Wheat, who is in his seventies, was last seen fishing from the riverbank near to Ellastone bridge. He was wearing a brown Barbour jacket, dark coloured trousers and wellington boots.
Thorough and co-ordinated searches have taken place in the area this afternoon and a police cordon is in place.
Anyone who has seen Roger or has any information is asked to send us a private message or call 101, quoting incident number 329 of 7 January.