Update: Police release new photo of missing Durham student

A new photo has been released by police showing what missing student Luke Pearce was wearing the night he disappeared.


19 year old Pearce, who is a first year student at St Cuthbert’s, was last seen on Sunday morning at about 1:30am walking along the river bank towards Maiden Castle.

Since his disappearance river searches have been conducted by Weardale and Teesdale Search and Rescue with assistance from the fire brigade.

Mr Pearce is described as 6ft 2in tall with short ginger hair and was last seen wearing a blue polo shirt, blue jeans and white trainers.

Anyone with any information should call the police on 101