Queensland Police

Missing Charleville man found dead


A QUEENSLAND Police Service spokesman confirmed to Newscorp that the 75-year-old man reported missing north of Charleville earlier on Sunday has been located deceased.

The man was located at 3pm this afternoon.

Police will now prepare a report for the Coroner.


A 75-year-old man has been reported missing north of Charleville.

Peter Yaun (pictured) left his property 40km north of Charleville yesterday and has not been in contact with family since.

Concerns are held for his welfare as he suffers from a medical condition and may have become disorientated.

When Peter was last seen he was wearing light coloured shorts - similar to King Gee and a blue singlet.

Anyone who may have seen Peter, particularly anyone travelling along the Mitchell Highway, is urged to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.