Appeal to find man missing from Blue Mountains

Thursday, 12 January 2023 03:32:40 AM

***PLEASE NOTE: Images of Michael Morell will be available on the NSW Police Force social media pages***

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

Michael Morell, aged 47, was last seen at Hillview Road, Katoomba, about 9.15am yesterday (Wednesday 11 January 2023).

When he failed to return home and could not be contacted, officers from Blue Mountains Police Area Command were notified and commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

Concerns are held for Michael’s welfare due medical conditions that require ongoing treatment.

He is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 175cm tall, of thin build, with black/grey hair, and a grey beard.

He was last seen wearing a grey jumper and blue pants and carrying a floral ‘Coles’ shopping bag.

He is known to frequent The Rocks, Darling Harbour, Coogee, Marrickville and Katoomba areas.

Anyone with information on Michael’s whereabouts is urged to contact Blue Mountains 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.