Missing youth located
Monday, 18 August 2014 -
Police have now located 13-year-old Topine
Horomona who has been missing since Tuesday 12 August,
Officers were advised at approximately 5:30pm today
regarding Topine’s whereabouts in Whanganui.
located safe and well and Police are working with Topine’s
caregiver and family to ensure his welfare.
Police want to thank the community and local media for their
support with the appeal to locate
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