Police continue search for Eastlakes man missing since Christmas Day

Police continue to seek public assistance to locate a man missing from Sydney’s east since Christmas Day.

Luis Fernandez, aged 79, was last seen by his family four months ago, at his home on Florence Avenue at Eastlakes on Tuesday 25 December 2018.

Police, along with his friends and family, hold serious concerns for his welfare as he suffers from a medical condition.

Strike Force Wanya was established by detectives from Botany Bay Police Area Command to investigate Mr Fernandez’ whereabouts.

A number of sightings have been reported from previous appeals, unfortunately none of the leads were successful.

It’s believed he may be in the Ingleburn, Macquarie Fields, Glenfield, or Windsor areas.

The last confirmed sighting of Luis was on New Year’s Day at Windsor.

Luis is described as being of Caucasian or South American appearance and walks with a limp.

He has a slim build, short grey hair, beard and has a scar on his right cheek. Luis usually wears glasses.

Anyone with information about Luis is urged to contact police immediately.

Anyone with information about Mr Fernandez’s whereabouts 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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