Police appeal to locate boy missing from Fairfield

PLEASE NOTE: An image of the missing boy will be uploaded to NSWPF social media pages

*** A geo-targeting text message (from +61 444 444 444) has been issued in the Auburn, Guildford and nearby areas re-missing boy Awab Farhan. Anyone with information call Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000. ***

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a boy missing from Sydney’s west.

Awab Farhan, aged 11, was last seen at Fairfield Park on Vine Street, Fairfield, about 9pm yesterday (Sunday 16 January 2022).

He was reported missing to officers from Fairfield City Police Area Command when he failed to return home or back to the park.

Police and family hold concern for his welfare due to his age and medical conditions that require treatment.

Awab is described as being of Mediterranean/Middle Eastern appearance, about 175cm tall, of thin build with short black hair. He was last seen wearing a maroon short sleeve Puma t-shirt and grey track pants.

Awab was riding an orange BMX bike at the time, however, may utilise the public transport network.

He is known to frequent the areas of Carramar, Fairfield, Parramatta, King Park in Merrylands and Granville Park.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Fairfield Police Station or 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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