Man looking for missing speech-impaired son

GEORGE TOWN: A senior citizen is appealing to the public to help locate his 16-year-old son who has been missing for a week.

The father of Mohamad Loqman Hakim Ismail (pic) said he was last seen at their home at Kampung Lahar Kepar, Kepala Batas, on Feb 9.

Ismail Hadi Abdullah, 61, said his son was suffering from speech impairment.

"My family is worried for his safety, and hope that he can be found soon.

"He had gone missing once early this month.

"He was seen in Bagan Ajam and the public sent him home," Ismail Hadi said, adding that a police report has been lodged in Kepala Batas.

Those with information on Mohamad Loqman may contact 018-5754942, 017-4650072 or send a WhatsApp message to 017-4722 065.