Search for missing young Bournemouth man – public appeal


Officers searching for missing 19-year-old Kyle Roberts, from Bournemouth, are pleased to confirm he has been located.

Kyle was reported missing having last been seen at his home address at around 5.10pm on Sunday 6 October 2019.

Following searches by officers, with assistance from Dorset Search and Rescue (DorSAR), he has now been found safe and well in the Ringwood area.

We would like to thank everyone who shared our appeal.


Officers are searching for a missing young Bournemouth man and would like the public’s help in trying to find him.

Kyle Roberts, who is 19 years old, was last seen at his home in Southwood Avenue at around 5.10pm on Sunday 6 October 2019.

He is described as white, six feet tall and of slim build. He has quite long dark blond curly hair and is dressed in dark jeans and a thin dark blue shiny jacket. He normally wears noise cancelling headphones due to his extreme sensitivity to some sounds.

Chief Inspector Lindsay Dudfield, of Dorset Police, said: “We are extremely concerned for Kyle’s welfare as he was very upset when he was last seen.

“Officers are searching the area, but have so far been unable to locate him.

“I am hoping that somebody might have seen Kyle since yesterday evening and can help us find him.”

Anyone with information or knowledge as to Kyle’s whereabouts is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email [email protected] or by calling 101, quoting incident number 6:488.