Police are continuing to search for a man missing near Newcastle.
Steven Fenwick, aged 33, was last seen about 2.30am yesterday (Thursday 31 January 2019), when he was walking with a woman near the intersection of Fullerton and Meredith streets, Stockton.
The woman left and police have been told Steven did not meet her at an oval at Stockton as planned.
He has not been seen or heard from since, however, personal items have been located in bushland adjacent to Fullerton Street.
Officers from Newcastle Police District were notified about 6pm and a search commenced involving local police with assistance from the Dog Unit.
About 8am today (Friday 1 February 2019), the search re-commenced with local police, and assistance from PolAir, Police Rescue, and the Marine Area Command.
Anyone with information or who sights Steven is urged to come forward.
He was last seen wearing a black shirt, black board shorts, a red cap and grey/blue thongs.
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.