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Police reissue appeal for missing Ōtāhuhu man

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NZ Herald,
Publish Date
Mon, 13 Dec 2021, 4:13pm
(Photo / NZ Herald)
(Photo / NZ Herald)

Police reissue appeal for missing Ōtāhuhu man

Author
NZ Herald,
Publish Date
Mon, 13 Dec 2021, 4:13pm

Police have reissued an appeal for sightings or any information of a man who has been missing for nearly a month. 

Ōtāhuhu resident Atonio Finau, 65, was last seen on November 16 and his family have serious concerns for his welfare. 

His whereabouts remains unknown despite a number of inquiries carried out, police said in a statement today. 

Finau lives in Ōtāhuhu but drove to Laingholm on Monday November 15, where he left his car, a black Nissan Murano SUV/wagon. 

Police say Mr Finau's disappearance is out of character. Photo / NZ Police 

On Tuesday afternoon November 16, he caught a bus from Laingholm to the New Lynn bus depot. 

Police released additional images of Finau showing the clothing he was last known to be wearing. 

A spokesperson said his disappearance is out of character and they are appealing for anyone with information to contact police on 105 and quote file number 211203/4366.