Appeal to locate teen missing from Sydney's west

Thursday, 25 August 2022 04:49:27 PM

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a teen missing from Sydney’s west.

Sakshan Khadka, aged 17, was last seen leaving a home on Lennox St, Parramatta, about 7am on Friday 19 August 2022.

When he failed to return home as expected, officers attached to Parramatta Police Area Command were notified on Sunday 21 August 2022 and commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

Family and police hold concerns for Sakshan’s welfare.

Sakshan is described as being of Mediterranean/Middle Eastern appearance, about 160cm to 170cm tall, of slim build, with brown hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen wearing a black ‘North Face’ puffer jacket, black pants, hat and backpack. Sakshan has an arm sleeve tattoo.

Sakshan frequents Parramatta and the surrounding areas.

Anyone with information into Sakshan’s whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.