Family in appeal for missing man Matthew Bowie
The family of an 83-year-old man who is missing from his home in East Dunbartonshire has made an emotional appeal for help in tracing him.
Matthew Bowie was last seen by a neighbour outside his home in Gleneagles Gardens, Bishopbriggs, on the morning of Sunday 24 January.
His sister Jean Allan, and niece Alison Graham, appealed for public help during a police news conference on Monday.
Mr Bowie is about 5ft 8in tall, of slim build and has white/grey receding hair.
The 83-year-old is normally clean shaven and is described as active and fairly fit.
He normally wears dark trousers, a shirt and a jumper, however, it is not known what he was wearing when last seen.
Police said Mr Bowie had never gone missing before and had always been regularly in contact with his family.