24 Jan 2010

Concern held for missing man

8:21 am on 24 January 2010

Police in Auckland are asking for any sightings of an elderly man missing from a rest home in Mt Albert.

Kurt Mastny, 72, went missing around 4pm on Saturday. He was last seen wearing a grey and black top, grey pants and slippers.

Police say Mr Mastny is considered to be a fast walker and is capable of walking long distances.

They say he has a medical condition and can sometimes be aggressive.