83yo John Leech missing in the Holland Park West area

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate 83-year-old John Leech after he failed to return from a morning walk today (September 13), Queensland Police say.

It is believed that John left a Holland Park West residence around 10am intent on travelling to a table tennis event being held at a venue in Green Terrace, Windsor.

It is unknown whether John attended the event.

Concerns are held for John’s safety and wellbeing as he suffers from a medical condition and can become disorientated.

He is known to use public transport, in particular buses, but also enjoys walking.

John is described as Caucasian, approximately 152cms tall with a medium build and white hair. He was last seen in Dunrod Street, Holland Park West this morning and was wearing dark grey knee length shorts, a white polo shirt, light blue jumper and white sneakers.

Anyone who may have seen John today, or has any information in relation to his current whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

MP John Leech, Holland Park West

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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