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Appeal to locate missing teen - Wollongong

Thursday, 03 June 2021 10:39:21 AM

Police are appealing for assistance to locate a missing teenager in Wollongong.

Owen Fisher, aged 16, was last seen leaving a school on Gipps Street, Wollongong, at 3.30pm yesterday (Wednesday 2 June 2021).

When he failed to return to his home in Keiraville, his family reported him missing about 6.40pm the same day to officers attached to Wollongong Police District, who commenced an investigation into his whereabouts.

Police and family are concerned for Owen’s welfare as he has a medical condition, and his disappearance is out of character.

Owen is described as being of Asian appearance, about 180cm tall, of thin build with short black hair.

He was last seen wearing his school uniform; a white shirt and grey pants, with black rectangular glasses.

Owen is believed to be wearing a grey and black peaked hat.

Anyone who sees Owen or knows of his whereabouts urged to call Wollongong Police on 4226 7899 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.