Man missing from Canterbury located

A man reported missing from Sydney’s south-west last night has been located safe and well.

The 84-year-old man was last seen by family members at his home address on Phillips Avenue at Canterbury on Sunday 2 October 2022.

When he did not contact family on Tuesday 4 October 2022, police attached to Campsie Police Area Command were notified and commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

Following a public appeal and a targeted geo-tracing message to the Canterbury area, the man was located safe and well by police in his house about 12.40am on Friday 7 October 2022.

Police thank the community and media for their assistance.

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