6 Jun 2016

Missing 16-year-old found in Auckland

7:41 pm on 6 June 2016

A 16-year-old girl who went missing on Saturday in Auckland has been found.

Police officer during Prince Harry's NZ tour.

Police officer during Prince Harry's NZ tour. Photo: RNZ / Alexander Robertson

Faith Nevalagi had last been seen about midnight after being dropped off at Sylvia Park, then visiting a property in the suburb of Onehunga.

Police said there had been concerns for her safety, but she had been found and was now at home with her family.

Another person reported missing over the weekend in the city has also been found safe.

A 69-year-old man, who had Parkinson's disease, was located on West Tamaki Road after going missing overnight, the police said.

Police helicopter and several officers were involved in this morning's search for him in the suburb of Glen Innes.