Concerns held for man missing from Katoomba

Saturday, 20 May 2023 07:14:26 PM

Police are appealing for assistance as concerns are held for a Tasmanian man missing from the Blue Mountains.

James Clifton, aged 23, was last seen on Katoomba Street, Katoomba, between 5pm and 6pm on Wednesday 17 May 2023.

His family reported him missing to police this afternoon (Saturday 20 May 2023), after not being able to locate or contact him.

Officers from Blue Mountains Police Area Command are conducting inquiries to locate James, as serious concerns are held for his welfare.

James is described as being of Caucasian appearance, approximately 193cm tall, and with red curly hair.

Anyone who sees James, or believes they know his whereabouts, is urged to contact Katoomba 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.