Appeal to locate missing teenager Tanaka Chikuni

UPDATED: Tanaka Chikuni has been found safe and well.


Police are concerned for the welfare of a teenager who has been reported missing from Leeds.

Tanaka Chikuni, 15, was last seen in the Hunslet area of Leeds on Tuesday 8 February 2022 after failing to return home from school.

He is described as black, with short shaven black hair and around 5ft 7ins tall.

Takaka is believed to have links to South Leeds and West Leeds.

Officers are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare and are appealing for the public to assist.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101, quoting incident number 752 of 16 February.


This post is based on a press release issued by West Yorkshire Police