UPDATE: Paul Kipling has been found safe and well. Police wish to thank the Canberra community for their help.
There are serious concerns for the welfare of a missing 48-year-old man whose car was located by police in the Kambah Pool car park when gates were opened early this morning.
An ACT Policing spokesperson said the missing man is Paul Kipling. He was last seen at about midnight on Tuesday (21 April) in Kambah.
His car, a grey coloured Toyota Corolla with ACT registration YFQ 73S, was located at Kambah Pool, which has been closed off by police during the search for Mr Kipling.
Police are asking members of the public to avoid the area.
Mr Kipling was last seen wearing a black hooded jumper and dark jeans.
He is described as Caucasian in appearance, medium build, about 173 cm (5’8”) tall with balding dark-coloured hair.
Police say they and his family hold serious concerns for his welfare.
Anyone with information that could assist police in locating Paul is urged to contact ACT Policing Operations on 131 444. Please quote reference 6523537.