Please help spread the word about missing Simpson Yam out of Kowanyama, Queensland.
UPDATE: Great News! Simpson Yam has been located safe and well. We would like to thank the public for their assistance.
ORIGINAL ARTICLE: KOWANYAMA — The Kowanyama Police Station is asking for the public’s assistance in locating missing 61 year old Simpson Yam out of the Kowanyama, Queensland area.
Simpson was last seen on Dec. 26. 2016. About 730 pm.
Police will continue their search in the morning for a man missing from Oriners Station, approximately 130 km east of Kowanyama, since Boxing Day. Simpson Yam (pictured) was last seen around 7.30 pm on December 26 leaving the address on foot, and has not made contact with family since.Police hold concerns for the 61-year-old’s welfare. He is described as being Aboriginal in appearance, of slim build, approximately 160 cm tall, with grey hair and brown eyes. An aerial and land search of the area commenced today to locate the man but was unsuccessful. Police, SES workers, Indigenous trackers and other government agencies will recommence a search in the morning for the man.
Simpson is described as:
• Gender: Male.
• Eyes: Brown.
• Hair: Grey.
• Height: 160 cm.
• Weight: Slim.
Have any information? If you have any information in regards to Simpson’s whereabouts, you are being asked to contact the Kowanyama Police Station on (07) 4060 5120.
If you wish to remain anonymous with your helpful information, you are more than welcome to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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