Elderly man missing from Sydney’s south

***PLEASE NOTE: An image Phillip Caruana can be found on the NSWPF social media pages.

***A geo-targeting alert has been issued for Phillip to the Bate Bay, Miranda and surrounding areas. If you receive a message from +61444 444 444, it is not a scam.

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate an elderly man missing from Sydney’s south.

Phillip Caruana, 77 years, was last seen at a care facility on Sturt Road, Cronulla, about 4.30pm today (Sunday 2 October 2022).

When he could not be located, he was reported missing to officers at Sutherland Police Area Command who immediately commenced inquiries to locate him.

Serious concerns are held for Phillip’s welfare as he lives with dementia.

Phillip is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 160cm tall, of medium build with grey hair.

He was last seen wearing a grey shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone who may have seen Phillip or may know of his whereabouts is urged to contact Sutherland Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about Phillip’s whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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