Updated: Search underway for 96-year-old man from Pickering


Published September 19, 2023 at 4:13 pm

Update: George has been found safe.

A search is underway for a missing senior from Pickering.

George, 96, was last seen leaving his retirement home in a car around 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 18. His home sits near Valley Farm Rd and The Esplanade just north of Hwy. 401. He was behind the wheel of a 2015 white Honda CRV with Ontario Licence plate AYHT-478.

“Police and his family are concerned for his wellbeing and are requesting the public’s assistance in locating him,” investigators said. They describe George as a white man with a slim build. He stands 5-foot-8 and has grey hair and a grey mustache. He was wearing black pants, black shoes and a beige jacket.

Anyone with information can call police at 1-888-579-1520 ext. or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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