Mental health patient returns to Chichester

A MISSING mental health patient has returned to Chichester of his own accord.

Police appealed yesterday (December 30) for the return of Scott Walker, who they said had ‘given his escort the slip’ and was believed to be hitchhiking to Portsmouth.

Today (December 31), a police spokeswoman said: “Mental health patient Scott Walker, who went missing yesterday, has returned to Graylingwell after learning of a media appeal for his return.

“Police would like to thank the media for their support.”