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Missing woman,
Spencer Avenue and King Street West area,
Paula Benness, 56

Broadcast time: 03:32
Monday, November 27, 2017

14 Division

Case #: 2017-3077674

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

Paula Benness, 56, was last seen on Sunday, November 26, 2017, in the Spencer Avenue and King Street West area.

She is described as 5'5", 173 lbs, dirty-blonde shoulder-length hair. She was last seen wearing a green sweater with “007” on the left chest area, beige khaki pants, maroon hunter boots, maroon-yellow-and-red fleece blanket wrapped around her, red mittens with happy faces on them.

Police are concerned for her safety.

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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Kevin Cote, 14 Division