Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing from Lake Macquarie.
Patrick Thaidy, aged 60, was last seen at his home on Delasala Drive in Macquarie Hills about 12am on Sunday (6 December).
Family members reported him missing to police later that day and officers from Lake Macquarie Police District commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.
Police and family members hold grave concerns for his welfare due to medical conditions.
He is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 175cm tall, with a medium build, short black hair, scruffy facial hair and brown eyes. He is not currently wearing his dentures.
He was last seen wearing grey ‘Everlast’ track pants, a blue ‘Everlast’ long sleeve shirt and black shoes.
He is known to frequent areas in Lake Macquarie, Newcastle, Sydney and Wollongong.
Anyone who may have seen Patrick or who may know of his whereabouts is urged to contact police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.