Family of Missing 8 Year Old Boy Pleads for Help to Locate Him


07 February 2019, Apia Samoa.  The family of an 8 year old who dissappeared during a game of hide and seek with cousins in front of their hime are pleading for any information from the community that may help to locate him.

Samoa Police Service are asking the public to help with information that may lead to the locating 8 year old Judah Philip Tualagi who went missing while playing hide and seek with his cousins near his home at Vaiusu.

The police statement reads:

“The 8 year old was last seen at his home, at Vaiusu-uta yesterday Wednesday 6 February 2019 around 3pm. Judah attends Vaiusu Primary School.”

“After school he was playing hide and seek with his cousins in front of their home and later his cousins realized he was missing. Judah was last seen wearing black shorts and is not wearing any t-shirt.”

The family have also reached out to the media to plead for community support and asking that we call these numbers with any information: 728.0404 or 773664.

“Please we need any information as his family are very worried about where he may be.”

“Faamolemole o loo fia maua vave lava se tala ona o loo popole lona aiga poo fea se mea o iai.”

The public are asked to please contact the Samoa Police If you have any information that may lead to the whereabouts if Judah.

Please contact any police station near you or call telephone 22222 immediately.