***PLEASE NOTE: Media are advised that search teams will be visible along Powderworks and Ingleside Roads.
SMS geo-targeting alerts have previously been issued for the North Narrabeen area and surrounds. An image of the missing man is available on NSW Police Force social media pages***
A multi-agency search has resumed on the Northern Beaches as part of an ongoing investigation into a man missing from North Narrabeen.
Wagner Fernandes, aged 66, was last seen about 5.30pm last night (Wednesday 3 August 2022) on Elanora Road, Elanora Heights, but has not been seen since.
Family members contacted officers from Northern Beaches Police Area Command, who have commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.
Police and family hold serious concerns for Wagner’s welfare due to multiple health conditions and he is visiting Australia from Brazil and does not know the area.
A multi-agency search commenced near Elenora Road yesterday (Thursday 4 August 2022), utilising assistance from Police Rescue, PolAir, NSW SES volunteers and members of the public.
The search will resume from 7am today (Friday 5 August 2022), focusing on the Ingleside area, and will also include specialist assistance from Marine Area Command.
Mr Fernandes is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 170cm tall, of thin build, with short grey hair. He was possibly wearing a dark blue zip jacket, dark coloured tracksuit pants and blue sneakers.
Anyone who sees Wagner is urged to contact Triple Zero (000) immediately.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts 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.