Reappeal for information to help locate missing person – Eastlakes

Police are again renewing an appeal to help locate a man who has been missing from Sydney’s east since Christmas Day.

Luis Fernandez, aged 79, was last seen by family at his home on Florence Avenue at Eastlakes on Christmas Day (Tuesday 25 December 2018).

Strike Force Wanya was established by detectives from Botany Bay Police Area Command to investigate Mr Fernandez’ whereabouts.

Police, along with his friends and family, continue to hold serious concerns for his welfare as he suffers from a medical condition.

Officers from Botany Bay Police Area Command are investigating and are today joining family to appeal for public assistance to locate him.

It’s believed he may be in the Ingleburn, Macquarie Fields, Glenfield, or Windsor areas.

CCTV images of the missing person from Friday 27 December 2018 have been released.

The last confirmed sighting of Luis was on New Year’s Day at Windsor.

Luis is described as being of Caucasian or South American appearance and walks with a limp.

He has a slim build, short grey hair, beard and has a scar on his right cheek. Luis usually wears glasses.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is urged to come forward.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or Information is treated in strict confidence.

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