UPDATED: Howard Wilson has been found safe and well.
Police are appealing for information to trace missing Howard Wilson from Leeds.
He is described as white with a grey goatee beard and as having grey hair in a ponytail.
The 52-year-old was wearing a grey jacket and jeans and may be carrying a hospital blanket.
DS Lisa Watts of Leeds District CID, said:
“We have concerns for the welfare of Mr Wilson who attended hospital this morning but left before he could be seen before hospital staff.
“He is from the Holbeck area and is known to frequent Leeds city centre where a number of searches remain on-going
“I would urge Mr Wilson or anyone who can help us locate him to contact Leeds District CID on 101 referencing police log number 652 of 30 December.”