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Tej Chitnis

Friday, 20 January 2017 10:20
Tej Chitnis
Tej Chitnis

First Name: Tej

Last Name: CHITNIS

Date of Birth: 1994

Ethnicity: Indian

Date of Disappearance: Wednesday 27th April, 2016

Location: Healesville, VIC

Height: 175cm

Build: Medium

Circumstances: 

Tej Chitnis was last seen on Wednesday 27 April 2016 at approximately 10am leaving his Burwood East address in his silver 2005 VW Golf Hatchback, Victorian rego TTF 517. He usually drives to the Blackburn Railway station, parks his car in a nearby street and catches public transport to University. Tej's vehicle was last seen travelling east on the Maroondah Highway, Healesville near the intersection of Green Street on 27 April about 11.34am.  Tej failed to return home at 4:00pm as usual and did not attend his father's birthday dinner that night. His VW Golf has also not been located. Police have concerns for Tej as this behaviour is out of character.  Tej was last seen wearing a t-shirt, jeans and black Adidas runners and is described as 170-175 cm tall, of Indian appearance (he was born in Australia to Indian parents), medium build, with short black hair.

If you have information that may assist police to locate Tej please call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Reviewed 18 October 2019