23 Mar 2012

Elderly man missing from rest home

7:15 pm on 23 March 2012

A search is under way for an 81-year-old man missing from a rest home in Whangarei.

Mervyn Baucke, a resident of Potter Home, was last seen at 10am on Thursday.

When last seen, Mr Baucke was wearing black-rimmed glasses, grey trousers and a black sports jacket with white panels and three black stripes across the panels. He is 1.7 metres tall.