Tayside Police have asked farmers to help trace a missing man.
Trevor Stewart who went missing from Ninewells Hospital, on Monday, January 9, 2012 may be sheltering in outbuildings, police have said.
Mr Stewart, of Burnside Gardens, Dundee is 5ft, 9 ins, slim build and has short black hair.
When last seen, within the smoking area below the main concourse at Ninewells Hospital, he was wearing a black or brown woollen hat, large black puffer style jacket, blue hospital issue pyjama bottoms and brown suede hiking boots.
“Tayside officers request that farmers and landowners checks barns and outbuildings and report any signs of people camping,” a statement said.
Anyone who has seen Mr Stewart should contact Tayside Police on 0300 111 2222.