The family of an Ashford man who has been missing
for more than a week are making a desperate plea for him to
get in contact.
Jon Young, 25, has not been in contact with his family since
Thursday, February 7.
At the time of his disappearance he had been staying in London with
His sister Tina Young, 23, said: “We are all so worried. We just
want to know if he is okay and to contact us.”
Mr Young, who works part time in Sainsbury's and Iceland in Ashford
and occasionally as a security guard at the O2 Arena in London,
travelled to London on Tuesday, February 5 and stayed in Lewisham
on Wednesday night with friends.
He met a female friend on the Thursday and went to The Shard, near
London Bridge Tower.
Mother of one Tina said: “I spoke to him on Thursday and he seemed
absolutely fine. He sent me pictures of him at The Shard.”
Mr Young, who lives in Godinton Park with his parents, left the
female friend at about 8pm on Thursday night and hasn’t been seen
South Ashford resident Tina said: “I was the last person to speak
to him. It is so out of character to not hear from Jon, we usually
speak every day.
His phone has been off since Friday and he never has his phone
"I can’t think of any reason why he wouldn’t want to talk to us
or come home. I just want to know that he is safe.”
He was reported missing to the police by his family on
Mr Young is described as 5ft 2in tall, with a slim build, short
brown hair, blue eyes and wears glasses.
On the day he went to London he was wearing dark blue jeans, a
white T-shirt and a black jacket. It is also reported that he was
wearing a rucksack.