Missing Carlingford man found safe and well

An elderly man reported missing from Sydney’s north-west has been found safe and well.

The 87-year-old man was last seen about 8.30pm last night (Tuesday 19 January 2021), at his home in Carlingford.

Officers from The Hills Police Area Command were alerted and began a search of the surrounding areas.

Following extensive inquiries and a public appeal, the man was located by police at Parramatta about 5.30am today (Wednesday 20 January 2021).

Police thank the media and the community for their assistance.

Anyone with information about this incident 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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