Information sought on missing man
"Police News Alert Issued *** 5.00PM, February 18th
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.