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.

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