Police Seek Public's Help Locating Vehicle With Family Aboard

Posted by Gold FM on 05/12/2012

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Police were mobilised across the Waikato and Bay of Plenty today when members of the public raised concerns about a car in Cambridge at approximately 2.20pm.

The vehicle, a navy blue Toyota Surf SUV, registration number DGU104, had a male driver, a woman passenger and two young children aboard when last seen and was believed to be heading either to Tauranga or the Coromandel.

The Police have had an unconfirmed report of the vehicle in the Waihi area and Police are working to try and locate it.

If members of the public sight the vehicle they are asked not to approach the vehicle but to ring 111 immediately.

The car was believed to be travelling between Waihi and Tauranga late this afternoon.

The Waihi Police Station was a hive of activity just before 6 pm tonight and Armed Offenders Squad members and other Police were seen travelling in convoy out of Waihi towards Tauranga.