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Missing woman,
Midland Avenue and Lawrence Avenue area,
Avelina Benedicto, 34

Broadcast time: 09:05
Sunday, February 18, 2018

41 Division

Case #: 2018-306779

The Toronto Police Service requests assistance locating a missing woman.

Avelina Benedicto, 34, was last seen on Friday, February 16, 2018, at approximately 12 p.m., in the Midland Avenue and Lawrence Avenue East area.

She is described as 5'2", 120-140 lbs., brown eyes, short black hair. She was last seen wearing a white hooded sweatshirt with "CANADA" in red on back, black leggings, brown calf-high boots, carrying a brown leather purse.

Police are concerned for her safety.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4100, 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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Katrina Arrogante, Corporate Communications, for Detective Matthew Wighton, 41 Division