Re-appeal to locate man missing from Sydney’s west

Police are re-appealing for information to locate a man missing from Sydney’s west since October last year.

Zachary Ritz, aged 45, was last seen at his unit on Inkerman Street, Granville, on Wednesday 27 October 2021.

He was reported missing to officers from Cumberland Police Area Command soon after and has not been seen or heard from since.

An investigation into his whereabouts commenced and police and family hold concern for his welfare due to his disappearance being out of character.

Zachary is described as being of Mediterranean/Middle Eastern appearance, of solid build, with shoulder length black curly hair, and a dark scruffy beard.

He walks with a limp and is often assisted by a walking stick.

Zachary is known to frequent the areas of Granville, Greenacre, Merrylands and Auburn.

In particular, investigators would like to speak to the person who contacted Crime Stoppers and provided information regarding the missing person being sighted in Miller shopping centre on Thursday 30 December 2021.

Anyone who may have information on his whereabouts is urged to contact Granville Police Station on (02) 9897 4199 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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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