Police located the missing woman
Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 06/09/2017
Police have located the 20-year-old woman reported missing since August 25.
The Acting Chief Superintendent of the Nuku’alofa Police Station – Tevita Vailea says, she was located well last evening.
Police inquiries indicate, she never went to ‘Eua and claims that were made on kidnapping and associated allegations are FALSE.
She was picked up last evening around mid night in the company of a male boarding the MV ‘Otuanga’ofa destined to Vava’u.
The Police in ‘Eua cancelled the search last night when she was located following an extensive search was launched.
Vailea says, they are concerned over what the family has been put through this unnecessary worry and also valuable police time and resources have been wasted.
Police continue investigation in to the circumstances of the case.
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