Police find 88-year-old man missing from Surry Hills

An elderly man reported missing from Surry Hills yesterday, has been found safe.

Officers from Surry Hills Police Area Command began searching for the 88-year-old man after he was last seen leaving his home early yesterday (Sunday 13 June 2021), and made a public appeal for assistance.

Police patrolling the Moore Park area found the man early this morning (Monday 14 June 2021); he was cold but otherwise unharmed.

Paramedics were called Surry Hills Police Station to check the man over as a precaution, before he was reunited with his family.

Police thank the media and the local community for their efforts to find the man.

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