Appeal to locate woman missing from Leichhardt

Thursday, 07 July 2022 02:22:38 PM

***PLEASE NOTE – An image of missing Leslie is available on the NSW Police Facebook page.

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a woman missing from Sydney’s inner west.

Leslie Weldon, aged 58, was last seen at an address on Flood Street, Leichhardt, about 4.30pm yesterday (Wednesday 6 July 2022).

When family noticed her missing, officers attached to Leichhardt Police Area Command commenced inquiries to locate her.

Family and police hold concerns for her welfare due to Leslie living with Dementia and Alzheimer’s.

Leslie is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 150cm tall, of small build, with grey hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a grey jumper with orange writing and is known to hitch-hike.

Anyone with information about Leslie’s whereabouts is urged to contact 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.