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Information sought on missing man

"Police News Alert Issued *** 5.00PM, February 18th (Tuesday) ***"
Christchurch Police are seeking information on the whereabouts of a Christchurch man, missing since last Thursday night.

Joseph Walter Woods, aged 40, has been missing from a residential address in Hoon Hay since around 10.30pm on Thursday [13 February].

Police say Mr Woods requires medication and they have concerns for his wellbeing. He is believed to be travelling on foot.

Mr Woods is described as a European, 175 cm (5ft 9in) tall and of medium build, with long brown hair and a full beard. He wears glasses, and was last seen wearing grey trackpants, a dark grey top and 'Crocs' shoes.

Anyone with information on Mr Woods' whereabouts is asked to contact Christchurch police on (03) 3637400.

ENDS

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