AN 88-year-old man missing from Ballan since October 8 has still not been found.
Albert Smith disappeared from a Inglis Street car facility in the early morning last Monday and is believed to have hitched a ride to Mount Egerton, about 14km west of Ballan.
It is believed he was picked up on Old Melbourne Road about 6.30am.
However, his movements from that point have remained a mystery and he there have been no confirmed sightings of him since.
Mr Smith suffers from a number of ailments and would need heavy medication
His family has twice made emotional appeals for his safe return.
A police spokesperson told The Courier on Sunday morning said there had been no update on his whereabouts or any new information about his disappearance that had come to light.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballan Police on 5368 1303.
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