Missing boy found, Tawa
Sergeant Anthony Harmer:
The missing 9-year-old Tawa boy
has been found.
He was found by a member of the public in
the bush near Chastudon Place a few moments ago.
safe and well, will be checked over by medical staff and
reunited with his family.
Police would like to thank
everyone who assisted and offered to assist with the search,
the support from the community and members of the public is
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Pike River: Mine Drift Re-Entry Plan To Proceed
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