Family, police concerned about disappearance of Brampton man


Published December 18, 2020 at 10:05 am

Police and family members are concerned about the disappearance of a 22-year-old Brampton man.

Investigators from Peel’s 22 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau say Richard Palmer was last seen this morning (December 18) at 2:20 a.m. in the area of Royal Orchard Dr. and Bovaird Dr.

He is described as a Black, 5-foot-8 with a thin build. Palmer has short, curly black hair and now has a full beard. He was last wearing a red winter jacket with fur on the hood, a black toque, grey sweatpants and blue sneakers.

Police are asking the public to help by notifying them if you see Palmer and by spreading his image through social media.

Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at the 22 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at (905) 453–2121, ext. 2233. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting

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