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Woman pleads for public help to find her missing 84-year-old dad


David has been found in Modella.

He has hypothermia and has been taken to hospital.


A woman has made a public appeal to help find her dad, who hasn’t been seen since yesterday.

Liz told Neil Mitchell her dad, David Simon, was last seen at his house in Somerville yesterday afternoon.

“I was wondering if you could help me, my Dad’s gone missing, he’s 84 and he’s got dementia,” she said.

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Police say he was last seen wearing pyjamas, however he may also be wearing a fawn-coloured overcoat, blue jumper, brown trousers, black lace up shoes.

He is known to frequent the Balnarring, Tyabb, Somerville and Pearcedale areas.

He was driving his old blue Ford Falcon sedan, rego:  NIE – 946

Anyone with information about Leigh is urged to contact Hastings Police Station on 5970 7800.