Samoa Police, Prisons & Corrections Services are continuing the search and ask for the public’s assistance in locating a 77 year old man who left his Asau home last Friday 14th April to head inland to his plantation.
Today marks the 6th day since Tautaifau Kipaoa Faavesi was last seen by his family.
“Tautaifau has been missing from his home since Friday 14th April 2023. It is alleged he went missing at around 9am in the morning. He was last seen leaving home for his plantation wearing a black stripe shirt and a black ie.”
Police Commissioner Auapaau Logoitino Filipo said according to Tautaifau’s family, this was his daily routine – to head out to his plantation.
“However, last Friday he never returned.”
Aupaau says the search continues into the inland plantation area and the Police are being assisted by village matai and aumaga – untitled men.
“If anyone has any information regarding Tautaifau’s whereabouts, please contact a nearby Police Station or call the number 22222.”
FAAALIGA TAUA: TAMA O LO O TAU SAILIA‼️
E talosagaina e le Matagaluega o Leoleo Falepuipui ma le Ola Toefuataina le fesoasoani a le mamalu o le atunuu, i le sailia ai o le tama matua e igoa ia Tautaifau Kipaoa Faavesi, 77 tausaga o Asau. O le taimi mulimuli na vaaaia ai lenei tama e lona aiga, o le aso Falaile 14 Aperila 2023, i le 9 I le taeao ma o loo ia laei ina se ofutino uliuli ma se ie uliuli e agai I lona maumaga.
Faamolemole se tasi e na te silafiaina se nofoaga poo ni faamatalaga e uiga i lenei tama, ina ia faafesootai vave ane se ofisa o Leoleo latalata ane, po o le valaau mai foi i le numera o le telefoni 22222.
Galulue faatasi mo se Samoa Saogalemu.