Missing man James Duffield

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing man James Duffield.

The 83-year-old was last seen in Ocean Grove about 11am yesterday (8 February).

James was wearing a straw brim hat, short sleeve shirt, light blue jeans, grey/white shoes and was carrying a black backpack.

Police and family have concerns for his welfare due to his age and he has Alzheimer’s.

Investigators have released an image of James in the hope that someone may be able to provide information on his current whereabouts.

Anyone who sees James is urged to contact Waurn Ponds Police Station on 5247 3500.

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