Taituha (Tai) HONA

 

 

 

 

Missing since: 
Saturday, July 24, 2021
Last seen: 
Dee Why
Responsible jurisdiction: 
NSW
Year of birth: 
1985
Age now: 
37
Gender: 
Male
Height: 
185cm
Build: 
Solid
Hair: 
Black
Eyes: 
Brown
Complexion: 
Olive
Ethnicity: 
Pacific Islander
Distinguishing Features: 
Tattoos on entire chest area, right shoulder and back.

Circumstances

Taituha (Tai) HONA was last seen at his residence in Dee Why on 24 July 2021. At 2pm, Tai left the residence to attend Dee Why shops. He has not been seen or heard from since.  

On 26 July 2021, Tai was scheduled to attend work however failed to do so. This is highly out of character and caused his family and employer serious concerns.  

Officers from Northern Beaches PAC have commenced inquiries to locate him. Police hold serious concerns for his welfare.  

Anyone with information which may assist in locating the whereabouts of Taituha (Tai) HONA is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. 

- Facebook post

Missing, Taituha Hona: Dee Why man last seen on July 24

POLICE are calling for the public's help to find missing northern beaches man Taituha Hona who was last seen more than one week ago.

Mr Hona, also known as Tai, aged 36, was last seen leaving his home on Prescott Avenue in Dee Why on Saturday, July 24. He was walking towards Dee Why shops and hasn't been seen since.

The NSW Police alert was issued on August 1 and it stated that officers and the missing man's family have concerns for Mr Hona's welfare as he has a medical condition.
 

"Officers from Northern Beaches Police Area Command were notified of his disappearance on Monday, July 26 and commenced inquiries into his whereabouts," the alert said.

"Tai is described as being of Pacific Islander/Maori appearance, of solid build, about 185cm tall, with a short black/brown hair and cleanly shaven. He also has tattoos on his back and chest.

"It is not known what he was wearing at the time."

Police have urged anyone who has seen Mr Hona or know of his whereabouts to Dee Why police 9971 3399 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

 

Northern Beaches Advocate

October 30 2021

  • Northern Beaches Police have issued another appeal for members of the public to assist locating Mr Taituha Hona, also known as Tai. 36-year-old Mr Hona was last seen leaving his home on Prescott Avenue, Dee Why on Saturday, 24 July 2021, and hasnít been seen since. He is described as being of Maori appearance, solid build, about 185cm tall, with short black/brown hair. He has tattoos on his back and chest. It is not known what he was wearing at the time. Police and family have concerns for his welfare as he has a medical condition. Anyone who may have seen Mr Hona or knows of his whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.