Police Appeal To Locate Missing Man – Coffs/Clarence

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing from the state’s north coast.

John Timothy Rose, aged 74, was last seen at a residence on Bray Street, Coffs Harbour, about 7.30pm on Friday 17 May 2024.

Unable to be contacted or located since, officers attached to Coffs/Clarence Police District were notified yesterday (Tuesday 28 May 2024) and commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

Police and family hold serious concerns for his welfare.

John is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 177cm tall, of slim build, grey hair and long grey beard.

He was last seen wearing a grey Akubra style hat, a flannelette shirt, and dark pants.

Anyone with information into his whereabouts is urged to call police 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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