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Michael John MODESTI

Missing Person Michael Modesti
  • Missing since: Monday, May 9, 2016
  • Last seen: Beverley SA
  • Jurisdiction: SA
  • Year of birth: 1982
  • Age now: 35
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 178cm
  • Build: Medium
  • Hair: Light brown, Short, Straight
  • Complexion: Olive
  • Eyes: Brown
  • Distinguishing features: Tattoo – Mythical God figure with large angel wings holding a spear pointed towards a Demon. Covering full right upper arm/shoulder.


Michael John Modesti last spoke to his girlfriend by telephone on the evening of 8 May 2016. At this time he was at his home address in Beverley, SA. It is believed Michael left his home sometime after 8.30 am the following morning in his dark blue 2005 Mitsubishi Magna 360 sedan (SA registration, XPC-764).

He was reported missing by his family later than evening after they attended his home address found the television on and Michael’s personal possessions inside, however Michael was not located. His vehicle was found 3 days later parked at West Croydon. The car was unsecured and parked about 15 metres south of Torrens Road. This location is about 3 kilometres north of his home address.

Mr Modesti has no prior history of going missing and it is highly unusual for him not to have made contact with family or friends. The circumstances of his disappearance are subject to investigation and foul play is suspected.

If you have information that may assist police in Michael's dissapearance please call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Dark blue 2005 Mitsubishi Magna 360 owned by missing Person Michael Modesti

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