Police appeal to locate man missing from Alexandria

Police are appealing for community assistance to locate a man missing from Sydney’s inner suburbs.

Hanlin Tan, aged 25, was shopping with his father at Alexandria when he went missing about 4.00pm today (Sunday 26 July 2020).

He was reported missing to officers from South Sydney Police Area Command who commenced a search for him.

Police have concerns for Hanlin’s welfare due to him suffering autism and does not communicate well with other people.

Hanlin is described as being of Asian appearance, 165cm tall, short black hair, slim build, wearing grey jumper with black sleeves and the word Hanlin (his name) written in white on the left side of the chest.

Hanlin is a frequent user of train system.

Anyone who sights Hanlin or has information about his whereabouts, are urged to immediately contact Redfern Police Station on (02) 8303 5199 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.

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