Leslie John HICKS
|Name:||HICKS Leslie John||Sex:||Male|
|Date of Birth:||20 Aug 1926||Age Now:||82|
|Age when missing:||81||Height (cm):||165.0||Build:||Thin|
|Hair Colour:||Grey||Eye Colour:||Blue||Complexion:||Fair|
|Circumstances - Leslie went missing from the Wollongong area on 23 March 2008. Searches have been conducted, yet failed to locate him. His main mode of transport would be public transport and it is believed he may have been travelling to Newcastle from Wollongong via train.|
**There was a confirmed sighting of Leslie near the working coal mine in Wollongong. This area was extensively searched by Police and volunteers but no trace of Leslie has been found.
Police seek public assistance to locate
elderly man - Woonona
NSW Police are appealing for public assistance to locate an elderly man missing on the state's south coast since the weekend.
Lesley Hicks, aged 81, was last seen at an aged care facility at Woonona about 9.30am on Sunday (23 March).
He suffers from a number of medical conditions and there are serious concerns for his welfare.
Mr Hicks is been described to police as white/European in appearance, 165cm tall, with grey hair and blue eyes.
He was last seen wearing a blue and white polo shirt, black track pants, a black jumper, black shoes and glasses.
Police have made extensive searches of the creek area and bush near the aged care facility.
A broadened search will recommence this morning involving Wollongong Police and Rescue Squad officers.
Police are appealing for anyone with information regarding the current whereabouts of Mr Hicks to contact Wollongong Police on 4226 7899 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.