Appeal to find missing man - Thornleigh

Friday, 08 October 2021 02:21:12 AM

PLEASE NOTE: An image of the missing man is available on NSW Police Force social media pages

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing from Sydney’s upper north shore.

Mr Thomas McDonald, aged 69, was last seen leaving a care facility on Hillmont Avenue, Thornleigh, about 8pm last night (Thursday 7 October 2021) heading west towards Pennant Hills Road.

Officers from Kuring-Gai Police Area Command were contacted and commenced an investigation into Thomas’s whereabouts.

Police hold concerns for his welfare due to him living with dementia and him having a number of medical conditions.

He is known to frequent the Thornleigh and West Leigh areas.

Thomas is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 180cm tall, medium build and balding.

He was wearing a white and blue jumper with horizontal stripes, with navy-coloured blue pants and blue shoes with white edging.

Anyone who has seen Thomas, or has information regarding his whereabouts, is urged to contact Kuring-Gai Police Area Command, 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.