Police anxious to find missing mentally-retarded man

PUBLISHED : Friday, 08 April, 2005, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 08 April, 2005, 12:00am

Updated at 5.45pm:
Police on Friday appealed to the public to provide information on the whereabouts of a mentally retarded man reported missing in Tuen Mun.

The man, Lai Jen-ho, 29, was last seen at the Tuen Mun (East) Integrated Family Service Centre on Tuen Mun Heung Sze Wui Road on September 24 last year.

A social worker reported he was missing on April 2 after failing to contact him, a spokesman said.

Lai is about 1.6 metres tall and is thinly built. He has a pointed face and long straight golden hair.

The spokesman said he liked to wander in the vicinity of Tuen Mun Ferry Pier and Hong Kong Gold Coast.

He urged people with information to contact police on tel: 2666-4499.