Police appeal to find missing man from State’s north coast

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing from the state’s north coast.

Donald PITKIN, aged 79, was last seen leaving a dental practice on William street, Bellingen at about 12.45hrs on Monday (25 October 2021).

Family members reported him missing to officers from Coffs/Clarence Police District, who commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

Police and family hold serious concerns for his welfare due to his age and medical conditions.

Donald is described as being of Caucasian appearance, between 150cm to 160cm tall, of a medium build, white hair, with no facial hair and brown eyes.

He is believed to be driving his vehicle, a white Dual cab Holden Colorado utility with NSW registration plates BSK 13K.

He is known to frequent many locations in the Dorrigo, Bellingen and Urunga areas.

Anyone who may have seen Donald or his white Dual cab Holden Colorado utility with registration BSK 13K is urged to contact police.

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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