Police update: Appeal for assistance – wounding / attempted murder investigation, Kawungan

Maryborough detectives investigating the wounding of a woman at a Kawungan home in Hervey Bay yesterday (Thursday, August 6) are appealing for public assistance to help locate 57-year-old Ricky Neeson (pictured) who may be able to assist with investigations.

Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Mr Neeson, or has seen him since around 6am yesterday, is urged to not approach him but to immediately contact police on Triple Zero (000).

He is described as Caucasian, around 175cms tall with a solid build and may be in possession of a knife.

It is believed Mr Neeson is riding a black 2014 JiaJue outlaw 150cc motorcycle / scooter with Queensland registration 097 TI

Link to initial media release: https://mypolice.page.link/mCCv

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day or call 1800 333 000.

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