Appeal to locate elderly woman missing from North Wollongong

Sunday, 07 August 2022 11:56:28 PM

PLEASE NOTE: An image of Bau Tram has been uploaded to the NSW Police Force social media pages.

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate an elderly woman missing from North Wollongong.

Bau Tram, aged 87, was last seen at a residence on Ajax Avenue, North Wollongong, about 9am Saturday (6 August 2022), where she intended to ride the Wollongong train into Sydney.

Officers attached to Wollongong Police District were notified she was missing and commenced inquiries to locate her.

Family and police hold serious concerns for her welfare due to Maria living with dementia.

Bau is described as being of Asian appearance, about 150cm tall, of thin build, and has grey hair.

Bau is known to frequent Newtown, Fairfield, Bankstown, and Cabramatta.

Anyone with information about Bau’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.