11 September 2019

Missing Batemans Bay man found in Canberra

| Ian Campbell
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Photos; South Coast Polcie District Facebook.

Photos: South Coast Police District Facebook.

Batemans Bay Police have confirmed a local man missing since Tuesday has been located in Canberra

Simon Evans of Batemans Bay is 35 years old and was last seen at his home on Tuesday night (June 25).

Police issued an appeal for information from the community yesterday (June 27) via social media, “he may be travelling in a grey coloured Mazda 3 with NSW registration plates CF-81-JG. It is possible he may be in the Canberra area,” police said at the time. The post was shared over 200 times.

Mr Evans’ sister Trudy Ralston says on Facebook, “We FOUND HIM. He is recovering in hospital. Thank you everyone for all your help.”

Batemans Bay Police would not comment any further.

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