New information missing Lake Macquarie man may be in Sydney

Police are renewing their appeal for public assistance to find a Lake Macquarie man – who’s been missing for more than two months – after receiving new information.

Patrick Thaidy, aged 60, was last seen at his home on Delasala Drive in Macquarie Hills about 12am on Sunday 6 December 2020.

Family members reported him missing to police later that day and officers from Lake Macquarie Police District commenced inquiries into his whereabouts; despite extensive searches and inquiries into his movements since then, Mr Thaidy remains missing.

Police and family members hold grave concerns for his welfare due to medical conditions.

Officers from Lake Macquarie Police District have today (Wednesday 10 February 2021), renewed their appeal for assistance from the public after receiving information Mr Thaidy may have been in the Sydney region, including the Redfern and Waterloo areas.

Mr Thaidy is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 175cm tall, with a medium build, short black hair, facial hair and brown eyes. He is not currently wearing his dentures.

He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, light-grey tracksuit pants tucked into black socks, and white slides.

Anyone who may have seen Mr Thaidy, or has information about his whereabouts, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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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