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Missing Man,
Church Street and Dundas Street East area,
John McBain, 59

Broadcast time: 11:33
Date: Saturday, March 20, 2021
Unit: 51 Division
Phone: 416-808-5100
Case #: 2021-508866

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

John McBain, 59, was last seen on Friday, March 19, 2021, at 3:45 p.m., in the Church Street and Dundas Street East area.

He is described as 6'0", 170 lbs., with a medium build, long wavy brown hair, and a fair complexion. He was last seen wearing a grey hoodie, blue 'Columbia' ski jacket, dark pants, and black shoes.

Police are concerned for his safety.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

A person can be reported missing at any time - there is no 24 hour waiting period. If you are concerned for someone’s immediate safety, call 9-1-1. Otherwise, you can report a person as missing to the Toronto Police Service by calling the non-emergency number 416-808-2222.

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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Gherardt Williams, 51 Division