A SEARCH has been taking place for a missing man thought to be in the Llandudno area.

North Wales Police has confirmed its helicopter has been conducting a search over the West Shore.

Andrew Thompson, who is from Birmingham, is believed to have been missing since early Wednesday morning.

A spokesperson for North Wales Police said: “He is described as being 5ft 11in, Medium Build, 57yrs of age. If anyone has any information as to his whereabouts please contact 101 and quote reference number Y016756.”