Update on missing man - Ian Simpkin
1:41pm 6th January 2010
Underwater searches are now being conducted in the search for missing Wath man Ian Simpkin.
A specialist team from West Yorkshire Police have been drafted in to check the River Ure between East Tanfield and the A61 near Ripon.
The 36 year old was last seen on Sunday morning at his home on South View.
Despite the determined efforts by the police, in difficult and freezing conditions, Mr Simpkin has not be found.
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