Concern for missing Christchurch man

07:40, Dec 13 2013
Missing Christchurch taxi driver David John Mackle
CONCERNS HELD: Missing Christchurch taxi driver David John Mackle.

Police are trying to locate a missing Christchurch taxi driver.

David John Mackle, 50, was last seen at his Opawa home at 11pm on December 11.

His Gold Band taxi, a white 2008 Toyota Camry, registration number ELQ718, was found in Kellys Rd, Mairehau, at 11am yesterday.

Mackle is described as a European of medium build. He is 187 centimetres with short grey hair, and was possibly carrying a 9 kilogram LPG gas cylinder.

Police said they were ‘‘very concerned’’ for Mackle.

Detective Sergeant Richard Quested asked any member of the public, particularly those near Walter Park in Mairehau, that may have seen Mackle since Wednesday night to contact them on 363 7400.


The Press