National missing persons coordination centre



Missing Person Vasiley Minenko
  • Missing since: Tuesday, October 31, 1978
  • Last seen: Rosewater
  • Jurisdiction: SA
  • Year of birth: 1902
  • Age now: 115
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 164cm
  • Build: Slim
  • Hair: Grey
  • Complexion: Ruddy
  • Eyes: Brown
  • Distinguishing features: Spectacles


Vasiley Minenko born April 1902 had a history of going for long walks.  He was last seen by his wife on 31 October 1978 when he walked out of the house.  
Vasiley is believed to be senile and easily confused.
Police have concerns are held for his safety and welfare as he has not been heard from since.  Police have conducted extensive enquires but the Vasiley hasn’t been located.

If you have information that may assist police in the disappearance of Vasiley please call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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