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Missing man,
Dawes Road and Danforth Avenue area,
Arulnesarajaha 'Raj' Appathurai, 49

Broadcast time: 19:46
Sunday, September 8, 2019

55 Division

Case #: 2019-1721108

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

Arulnesarajaha Appathurai, 49, was last seen on Sunday, September 8, 2019, at approximately 10:40 a.m., in the Dawes Road and Danforth Avenue area.

He is described as 5'6", 140 lbs., medium-length black hair, a full black beard. He was last seen wearing a green and white checkered long-sleeve shirt, khaki pants, and grey running shoes with velcro.

Police are concerned for his safety.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Tom Syrmbos, 55 Division