Appeal to locate missing man - Northern Beaches PAC

Wednesday, 28 December 2022 12:54:51 AM

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a missing man from Sydney’s northern suburbs.

David Lachlan, aged 64, was last seen at a shopping centre along Forest Way, Frenchs Forest, about 8.30am yesterday (Tuesday 27 December 2022).

When he could not be contacted by friends and family, officers attached to Northern Beaches Police Area Command were notified and immediately commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

Police and family hold serious concerns for David’s welfare due to him having a number of health conditions.

David is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 155cm tall, of thin build, bald and has a prosthetic left leg.

He was last seen wearing short sleeved chequered green shirt, beige coloured shorts, white shoes and uses crutches for support.

David is known to frequent the Frenches Forest area.

Anyone with information into David’s whereabouts is urged to contact Dee Why Police Station 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.