John Fitzpatrick missing from Beaufort area

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing man John Fitzpatrick.

The 75-year-old was last seen on Saturday,  August 4 at an address in Beaufort.

Police and family members hold concerns for John’s welfare as he has a medical condition and have released an image in the hope someone can provide information on his whereabouts.

John is described as 170cm tall with a medium build, balding white hair and a fair complexion.

Police believe he may have visited a care facility in Ballarat on 9 August.

Anyone who sees John or has information on his whereabouts is urged to contact Ballarat Police Station on 5336 6000.