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Concerns for missing man from Townsville who was last seen in Charters Towers


Police are seeking public assistance to find a 64-year-old man reported missing from Townsville. 

Malcolm McKell was last seen driving a white 2007 Holden Rodeo with Queensland registration 352AN7 around Charters Towers at about 1pm yesterday.

He has not contacted family or returned home to Bushland Beach since and police and family hold concerns for his welfare. 

Mr McKell is described as Caucasian, around 170cm in height, of a proportionate build, with short grey hair and a goatee.

He was last seen wearing a yellow hi-vis t-shirt, faded jeans, a baseball cap and sunglasses.

Anyone with information about Mr McKell’s whereabouts is urged to contact police.


(Photos: Supplied QPS - Mr McKell's vehicle is similar to the one pictured)