Appeal to locate missing man - Kembla Heights

Saturday, 02 October 2021 09:45:07 AM

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing in the Wollongong area.

Kenneth Politzer, aged 31, was last spoken to by a friend about 3.30pm yesterday (Friday 1 October 2021).

He was reported missing to officers from Wollongong Police District last night when his vehicle was found parked at a home on Church Lane, Kembla Heights, but he could not be located.

Police and family hold serious concerns for his welfare.

Kenneth is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 175cm tall, of solid build with light brown hair, brown eyes and a beard and moustache.

It is believed he left the Church Lane home riding a 2016 blue and white Yamaha TTR 250 dirt bike, wearing blue protective clothing, white boots, and a blue, white, and yellow helmet.

Kenneth is known to ride the dirt bike trails of Mount Kembla, including Windy Gully, and is familiar with the surrounding areas including Wongawilli, Yanderra and Colo Vale.

Anyone who may have seen Kenneth or has any information are urged to contact Wollongong 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 crime via NSW Police social media pages.