Police have issued an urgent public appeal for a missing 82-year-old man who has not been seen since Christmas Day, cannot walk far and “may be disorientated or confused”.
Owen Geiger suffers from a medical condition and disappeared from his home on Niven Street in Stafford Heights, on Brisbane’s northside.
“His current whereabouts are unknown, however, he regularly walks in Stafford Heights and Everton Park and family believe he will still be in that area,” police said in a statement.
“He shuffles when walking and cannot walk any great distance.”
He has been described as having a fair complexion, slim build with white hair and brown eyes. He usually wears shorts and a T-shirt or polo shirt.
Anyone who may have seen him or has information on his whereabouts should contact Policelink on 13 14 44 or triple-zero if the situation if life-threatening.