Elderly man missing from Cabarita found safe at Ryde

An 83-year-old man reported missing from Burwood earlier today has been found safe at Ryde.

Officers from Burwood Police Area Command made a public appeal for assistance, and a geo-targeted message was disseminated, as the man lives with a number of serious medical conditions.

Members of the public spotted the man near Ryde and alerted police. He was found a short time later and is safe.

Police thank the media and the community for their assistance.

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