Police seek information to find missing man – Lakemba

PLEASE NOTE: An image of the missing man will be available on the NSW Police Force social media pages.

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

Luis Torres, aged 78, was last seen about 8:30am yesterday (Friday 22 January 2021), when he left an address on Punchbowl Road, Lakemba. He has not been seen or heard from since.

He was reported missing to officers from Campsie Police Area Command, who have commenced inquiries into his whereabouts. Some of those inquiries have indicated he was in the Burwood area about 7:30pm yesterday (Friday 22 January 2021).

Police and family have serious concerns for his welfare due to a number of medical conditions including dementia.

Luis is described as being of South American appearance, medium build, between 165cm and 170cm tall, with short grey hair.

He was last seen wearing a white/light blue coloured long sleeve shirt and grey track pants.

Anyone who may have seen Luis or has information on his whereabouts is urged to contact police immediately.

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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