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Missing man,
Queen Street West and Roncesvalles Avenue area,
Sylvester Franklin, 83

Broadcast time: 07:21
Sunday, October 4, 2020

11 Division

Case #: 2020-1881389

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

Sylvester Franklin, 83, was last seen on Saturday, October 3, 2020, at approximately 7:30 p.m., in the Queen Street West and Roncesvalles Avenue area.

He is described as 5'6”, with a slim build, and short black hair. He was wearing a brown jacket, black jeans, white shirt, and a cap.

Police are concerned for his safety.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1100, 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 or Google Play.

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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Kiryl Khatkevich, 11 Division