Man missing from Dungog has been found

Mr Lambert-Smith

Mr Lambert-Smith

A man who went missing in Dungog on Saturday has been found.

Graeme Lambert-Smith, 61, was last seen leaving Dungog Hospital on Saturday morning.

After a large search involving the police, SES and community, he was found in bushland on Monday morning.

Mr Lambert-Smith is now at Dungog Hospital with his family.

More to come.

EARLIER:

Police are appealing for the public’s help to find a man missing from Dungog.

Graeme Lambert-Smith, aged 61, was last seen leaving Dungog Hospital about 7.10am  on Saturday, 8 December 2018.

Officers from Port Stephens-Hunter Police District were notified and started an investigation.

The search involves officers from Port Stephens/Hunter Police District, PolAir, and SES personnel.

The search will continue today, Monday December 10, with the assistance of police Dog Squad and Northern Region Operational Support Group (OSG).

Police and family have concerns for his welfare as he suffers from a medical condition and may appear disorientated.

Mr Lambert-Smith is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 178cm tall, of thin build, with a fair complexion, silver short hair, and wearing glasses.

He was last seen wearing a blue jumper, black tracksuit pants, and no shoes.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to contact Raymond Terrace Police Station on 4983 7599 immediately.