Officers from Leicestershire Police will be going door to door in part of the city today, in search of a missing man.
Ivan Vavrek, 50, was last seen leaving his home address in the Thurncourt area of Leicester at 7pm on Sunday January 3.
He has not been seen since and officers are concerned for his welfare.
Officers from Special Ops will be ‘completing house to house inquiries’ in Thurnby Lodge today (January 7) to try and locate Ivan.
Ivan is Slovakian. He is described as being around 6ft 6ins tall and of slim build with short brown hair which is greying on top.
He was last seen wearing a black and red jacket and blue jeans.
If you have any information regarding Ivan’s whereabouts, contact 101.
The police have also released their appeal in Slovakian.
It reads: “Ivan Vavrek je nezvestný – môžete pomôcť?
“Z adresy v Leicestri je údajne nezvestný 50-ročný muž zo Slovenska.
“Ivan Vavrek bol naposledy videný v oblasti Thurncourt v Leicestri v nedeľu 3. januára o 19:00.
“Odvtedy ho nikto nevidel a policajti sa o neho obávajú .
“Ivan je vysoký asi 198cm a má štíhlu postavu.
“Má krátke hnedé vlasy – zhora prešedivené.
“Naposledy mal oblečenú čierno-červenú bundu a modré rifle.
“Ak máte akékoľvek informácie o Ivanovi, obráťte sa na 101, a zadajte incident 167 zo 4. januára.”