Grampian Police is renewing its appeal for information relating to the disappearance of Ernest Mackie who went missing from the Cruden Bay area on Wednesday 30 November 2011.
Mr Mackie who comes from the Ellon area, is described as 5’9” – 5’10” and slim build. At the time he was last seen he was wearing a royal blue anorak, brown corduroy trousers, brown shoes and a flat cap. He was also using a light brown walking stick.
In particular, anyone who walks in the area of Cruden Bay Golf Course or Slains Castle is being asked to be aware of any personal items they may come across, which may belong to Mr Mackie, such as his walking stick, as these may be vital to the inquiry.
Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Mr Mackie or who finds any of the clothing or walking stick, worn or used by him, is urged to contact Grampian Police on 0845 600 5 700 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 777.