Above: Aarshiya Patil in 2010

Above: Jiaa Patil in 2010

Aarshiya Manish and Jiaa Manish Patil

Last seen in Thornton, Colorado on December 24, 2010

Vital statistics: Aarshiya is an asian (Indian) female. She was born on January 1, 2007. Black hair, brown eyes. Was three at the time. Jiaa is an asian (Indian) female. She was born on December 24, 2009. Black hair, brown eyes. Was one at the time. The children speak English, Hindi, and Marathi.

Circumstances: They were abducted by their non-custodial mother, Ritu Hemchandra Desai. Photos and vital statistics for her are not available. They may be in Pune, India.

If you have any information as to the Patil childrens' whereabouts, please contact the Thornton Police Department at 720-977-5150. Any information received can be kept confidential.

Information used to compile this casefile came from the following resources:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
The Charley Project
Colorado Missing Persons Search
NamUs National Missing Persons Data System

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