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Appeal to locate man missing from Belmore

Monday, 23 August 2021 03:03:13 AM

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

Keon Young Lee, aged 78, was last seen at his home on Lucerne Street near Knox Street, Belmore, about 8pm yesterday (Sunday 22 August 2021).

He was reported missing to officers from Campsie Police Area Command later that evening when his family noticed he was no longer in the house.

Mr Lee is described as being of Asian appearance, about 175cm tall, of medium build with black and white hair.

It is believed he is wearing a black jacket and blue chequered pyjamas.

Police and family hold concern for his welfare as he lives with Dementia.

He is known to frequent the areas of Belmore, Belfield, Bass Hill and Birrong.

Anyone who may have seen Mr Lee is urged to contact Campsie Police Station on (02) 9784 9399 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.