New South Wales

Appeal for missing man – Moree

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a man missing from the Moree area.

William ‘John’ Torrens, aged 73, was last seen about 9.20am on Friday (5 January 2018) at a Moree nursing home facility.

He has not been seen since and there are serious concerns for his welfare due to the extreme heat and his medical conditions.

He was last seen wearing a green short-sleeve shirt, navy blue shorts, brown shoes with black socks and he was carrying a plastic bag.

He may be heading to the Collarenebri area, and is also known to frequent the Deepwater area.

Mr Torrens goes by the names of ‘John’ or ‘Torro’.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact police immediately.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page:

Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via social media pages.

Source: NSW Police