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Missing man,
Ossington Avenue and Dupont Street,
Derek Whitney, 31

Broadcast time: 22:05
Saturday, January 5, 2019

14 Division

Case #: 2019-26466

The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance locating a missing man.

Derek Whitney, 31, was last seen on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at 11:16 a.m., in the area of Ossington Avenue and Dupont Street.

He is described as 6', 200 lbs., with a medium build, short brown hair, and unshaven.

Police are concerned for his safety.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, 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 Constable Jordan Brooks, 14 Division