Police continue to search for missing man Wallace McGown

Source: State of Victoria Police

Thursday, 16 July 2020 01:31

Police have launched an air and ground search for Wallace McGown after he went missing in Molyullah yesterday.

Wallace set out for his daily walk from his Watchbox Creek Road residence about 11am, Wednesday 15 July, and has not been seen since.

Police and family hold serious concerns for his welfare as the 85-year-old has dementia.

Wallace was last seen wearing black track pants, a black thermal skivy and ASICS runners.

The Police Airwing, Search and Rescue Squad, Dog Squad, Mounted Branch, and local uniform members are today searching Molyullah and surrounding areas.

Police are being supported by CFA and the State Emergency Services in searching for Wallace.

Anyone who sees Wallace or has information on his current whereabouts is urged to call Benalla Police Station on 5760 0200.

Nikki Ladgrove

Media Officer