Waaka Otene and a teen from Marsden missing

Missing Waaka Otene – Parramatta

Waaka Otene and Marsden Girl11 October 2016

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate Waaka Otene, a teenager missing from Sydney’s west.

Waaka Otene, 13, was last seen about 9.30am last Tuesday (4 October 2016) when he left a relative’s home on Sorell Street, North Parramatta.

Waaka Otene was reported missing to officers from Parramatta Local Area Command on Friday (7 October 2016).

Despite extensive searches, Waaka Otene has not been located.

Police and family have concerns for his welfare due to his age.

Waaka Otene is described as being of Pacific Islander/Maori appearance, about 155cm to 160cm tall, of thin build with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to come forward.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Missing teenage girl, Marsden

12 October 2016

Waaka Otene and Marsden GirlPolice are appealing for public assistance to help locate a 15-year-old girl missing from Marsden.

The girl, pictured, was last seen at a Marsden address about 8.20am on Monday, October 10.

She has not contact family or friend since and police hold concerns for her welfare and safety.

Waaka Otene and Marsden GirlHer exact whereabouts are unknown however she made be in the Gold Coast area.

She is described as 170cm tall, Caucasian in appearance, auburn hair which is long on top and shaved around one side, blue eyes and a solid build. She was last seen wearing a navy blue hoodie with cut off sleeves and black and white tights/leggings.

If anyone has information as to her whereabouts, they are asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or Policelink.qld.gov.au 24hrs a day.


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