Police search for missing man Patrick Cowan

Patrick Cowan, 34, of Port Macquarie is missing. Photo: NSW Police

Patrick Cowan, 34, of Port Macquarie is missing. Photo: NSW Police

Police are appealing for information to help locate a man missing in Port Macquarie.

Patrick Cowan, aged 34, left his home in Port Macquarie early  on Monday, October 9 and has not been seen since.

Police question people walking at Lighthouse Beach.

Police question people walking at Lighthouse Beach.

Police were contacted and about 7.30am his vehicle, a blue Toyota Rav4, was found unattended on Matthew Flinders Drive.

A search of the area began, involving numerous agencies including Marine Rescue, SES, Police Dog Unit and PolAir.

Police on motorcycles are searching Lighthouse Beach again on Tuesday.

Police on motorcycles are searching Lighthouse Beach again on Tuesday.

The search was suspended on Monday evening, but began again at 6am on Tuesday, October 10.

Police and Mr Cowan’s family have grave concerns for his welfare.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to contact Port Macquarie Police immediately on 6583 0199.