Missing man last seen in Yanchep

WA Police have concerns for the welfare of 29-year-old Brock Hewitt who was driving a white 2014 Nissan Navara utility with a canopy.

A MAN, missing since Monday afternoon, visited a hardware store on Stevenage St and a service station on Yanchep Beach Rd, according to WA Police.

A police spokesman said Brock Hewitt went to the hardware store about 4.45pm on Monday, January 7.

“A short time later, about 4.50pm, he was seen at a service station on Yanchep Beach Rd in Yanchep,’’ the spokesman said.

“Upon leaving the service station, he travelled in an easterly direction towards the intersection of Indian Ocean Dr-Wanneroo Rd.

“This is now the last confirmed sighting of Mr Hewitt and his vehicle a white 2014 Nissan Navara utility (with a canopy), registration 1GDR 069.

Mr Hewitt had also been sighted in a retail store in Butler about 4.30pm on the same day.

In an earlier statement a police spokeswoman said Mr Hewitt was an avid fisherman and was proficient at living off the land and four-wheel driving.

Mr Hewitt is described as being light skinned, of a slim build, 175cm tall, with short dark hair and ‘Hewitt’ tattooed on his left arm.

He was last seen wearing a singlet, shorts and thongs.

Police and Mr Hewitt’s family have concerns for his welfare.

Anyone who sights Mr Hewitt is asked to call WA Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make an online report at www.crimestopperswa.com.au