Appeal to locate missing man - Blue Mountains

Friday, 11 November 2022 01:44:25 PM

***PLEASE NOTE: An image of Joshua Gardener is available on NSW Police Force social media pages***

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing from the Blue Mountains.

Joshua Gardener, aged 36, was last seen at Katoomba about 2.15pm on Friday 4 November 2022.

When he could not be located officers from the Blue Mountains Police Area Command were notified who commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

Joshua is described as Caucasian appearance, medium build, 182cm tall, short brown hair and fair complexion.

He was last seen wearing long sleeve hooded jumper and blue jeans with large tear on the back of the right leg.

There are serious concerns for Joshua’s welfare as he lives with a medical condition which requires ongoing treatment.

He is known to frequent the Hazelbrook and Penrith areas and may be travelling on the rail network.

Anyone who sees Joshua is urged not to approach him and call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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.