8 May 2009

Hamilton search for missing children

5:54 am on 8 May 2009

Police in Hamilton are appealing for help to find two missing children.

Journey Pohutu, aged seven, and Unique Pohutu aged nine, went missing from the Claudelands Park playground area about 4pm on Thursday.

Police say the boy was wearing a long-sleeved top, blue jeans and was barefoot.

He is described as having a ginger Mohawk-style hairdo.

The girl has long brown hair and was wearing a brown jacket over a white shirt and jeans. She was also barefoot.

Police are urging anyone who knows the children's whereabouts to make contact.