Police are seeking the assistance of the public to help locate missing man, Nischal Ghimire.
Nischal Ghimire, 22, of Clarence Park, was last seen about 4pm on Thursday 27 December when he attended an Edwardstown address to pick up a child he cares for and took him to the beach at Glenelg. The child has since been returned safely to his parents.
Police were alerted about 12.30am on Friday 28 December when the pair were reported missing after failing to return from Glenelg beach. About the same time, the child was found lost and wandering by a resident on the Esplanade, Glenelg North.
From the child’s appearance, police believe the pair had been swimming.
Nischal Ghimire’s vehicle, a white Mitsubishi Colt, was found parked nearby.
Despite an extensive search by foot, air and sea, police have not yet found Nischal Ghimire.
Anyone who saw Nischal Ghimire at Glenelg beach or has information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the police assistance line immediately on 131 444.
Nischal Ghimire is of Indian appearance and was wearing a t-shirt, long pants and glasses.