Search for Missing Man Continues

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Search for Missing Man Continues

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a man missing north of Coffs Harbour.

Kenneth Parker, aged 72, was staying with a friend at a home on Jetty Road at Sandon Village.

He was last seen about 1:30pm on Wednesday 13 June 2018, about 10km north of Minnie Waters.

He told his friend he was heading down to Sandon River to go fishing; however, his boat is still anchored at the jetty but his fishing rod is missing.

Officers from the Coffs Clarence Police District were notified and commenced inquiries.

A search has been conducted by police along the beach and National Park track. Westpac Rescue helicopter conducted a sweep of the Sandon Headland, however, Mr Parker has not been found.

Mr Parker is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 150cm tall, of a heavy build and balding white hair and blue eyes.

The search resumed on Friday morning, involving local police, Police Rescue, SES, Surf Lifesaving NSW, Maritime Services as well as a Maritime drone and a helicopter.

Anyone with information, or that sights Kenneth Parker, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers immediately on 1800 333 000.

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