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Missing man, Bartle Frere


Police are seeking public assistance to help locate an 89-year-old man reported missing from Bartle Frere, near Babinda.

Ronald Roberts was last seen at a residence on Biggs Road around 9.30am Saturday, August 1.

Police and family hold concerns for his safety and welfare, as Mr Roberts suffers from a medical condition and his behaviour is out of character.

Ronald (pictured) is described as Caucasian in appearance, around 166cm tall, grey hair and hazel eyes.

He is believed to be driving a white Iveco camper van, with New South Wales registration BX97LT (pictured).



Police are urging anyone who knows his whereabouts or has sighted his camper van, to contact police.

Image: Supplied by Queensland Police Service