Police hunt for missing pensioner

Ernest Mackie has been missing since Tuesday

AN ELDERLY man has gone missing from a golf course in Grampian.

Ernest Mackie was last seen at the Cruden Bay Golf Club at 10.40am on Tuesday.

He has not been seen since and police now fear for his safety.

They are asking residents and businesses to check their outbuildings in case Mr Mackie has taken shelter.

He is described as 5′ 6″ to 5′ 7″ in height, slim build with short grey hair. He was wearing a blue jacket, brown cord trousers and a flat cap.