Nolene Caban, missing since Monday, found in bushland

UPDATE THURSDAY 8AM: Nolene Caban has been treated for minor injuries after being located by police yesterday.

Officers responded to a report of her vehicle being sighted at Plum Pudding Rd, Upper Corindi, around 11am.

Ms Caban was located a short distance away in thick bushland with the assistance of the dog squad.

She was treated by ambulance paramedics for minor injuries and taken to Coffs Harbour Base Hospital for assessment.

 

UPDATE 2PM: POLICE have just located missing woman Nolene Caban alive in bushland west of Woolgoolga.

Ms Caban is currently being assessed by police and ambulance staff.

Coffs-Clarence Police have thanked the public for their assistance throughout the search.

 

UPDATE WEDNESDAY 10.30AM: COFFS-Clarence Police say they hold serious concerns for the welfare of Nolene Caban, a 71-year-old with dementia, who was reported missing on Monday afternoon.

Ms Caban was last seen in the Gleniffer area around 1pm yesterday, although police say this sighting is unconfirmed. 

Anyone who may have seen the Ms Caban, or who knows her whereabouts, is asked to contact Coffs Harbour Police on 6691 0799, Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page.

 

UPDATE 3.30PM: POLICE say missing woman Nolene Caban, 71, was reportedly sighted in the Gleniffer area around 1pm this afternoon, still in her Ford XR6 vehicle.

They attended the scene shortly after but Ms Caban had moved on and has not been seen again since.

 

TUESDAY 7.30AM: POLICE are calling for assistance in locating an elderly woman missing from Coffs Harbour.

Bellingen woman Nolene Caban, 71, is said to be in the early stages of dementia.

Nolene Caban.
Nolene Caban.

Ms Caban is reported to have attended an appointment in Glenreagh St, Coffs Harbour, with her husband about 2.40pm yesterday.

She left the appointment and was to wait in the car for her husband, but appears to have driven from the area alone.

It's believed Ms Caban is driving a green/yellow Ford XR6 sedan with registration number ZJL-085.

She was last seen in this vehicle on Vera Dr, Coffs Harbour, shortly before 3pm.

Ms Caban is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 160cm tall, with grey hair and blue/grey eyes.

The Ford XR6 sedan Nolene Caban was seen driving.
The Ford XR6 sedan Nolene Caban was seen driving.

Police and relatives say they hold grave concerns for her welfare.

Anyone who may have seen the her, or who knows her whereabouts, is asked to contact Coffs Harbour Police on 6691 0799, Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page.



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