Christchurch: Missing Elderly Male
Monday, 10 March 2014 -
Police require public assistance to
locate an elderly male who has wandered off from an aged
care centre in Parklands Chiristchurch around 1pm this
Peter Alexander Rayne is described as a male
Caucasian, aged 81, tall fit build and wearing fawn trousers
and a blue sweatshirt. He was last seen near Bottle Lake
Forest around 3.00pm
Any information can be directed to
Christchurch Police on 03
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