Search and rescue, Salisbury

A search for a 42-year-old man reported missing from Salisbury recommenced this morning.

Preliminary information indicates that the man left his home on Orange Grove Road around 5.30pm last night and went for a mountain bike ride in Toohey Forest with his dog.

Police were notified around 11pm when the man failed to return home.

Police attended the scene and began a search for the man, but were unable to locate him. Due to deteriorating conditions, the search was suspended.

The man is described as Caucasian, 180cm tall with a proportionate build, sandy blonde hair and blue eyes.

He was riding a white mountain bike, and had his brindle coloured Staffordshire Terrier with him.

The search, which will involve trail bikes and officers on foot, recommenced a short time ago.

There is no further information available at this time.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or 24hrs a day.

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