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Missing man,
Ossington Avenue and Queen Street West area,
Joseph Ward, 56

Broadcast time: 09:23
Thursday, August 10, 2017

14 Division

Case #: 2017-1433987

The Toronto Police Service is requesting assistance locating a missing man.

Joseph Ward, 56, was last seen on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at approximately 12:15 p.m., in the Ossington Avenue and Queen Street West area.

At that time, he was seen getting on the northbound Ossington Avenue bus from Queen Street West.

He is described as 5'8", 180 lbs., long dirty-blonde hair, blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue Toronto Blue Jays hoodie, black tank top, blue sweat pants, white shoes.

Police are concerned for his safety. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Rodney Damaso, 14 Division