Police search for Boort man Richard Youren

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing 71-year-old Boort man Richard Youren., Victoria Police say

Richard was last seen leaving the Bendigo Hospital today (12 January).

Police and have concerns for his welfare due to his age and a medical condition.

Investigators have release an image of Richard in the hope that someone may be able to provide information on his current whereabouts.

Investigators believe he is travelling on foot and may attempt to hitch hike to the Boort area.

Anyone with information about Richard is asked to contact Bendigo Police Station on (03) 5448 1300.

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