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Missing Man,
Lawrence Avenue East and Birchmount Road area,
Salmaan Nizami, 23

Broadcast time: 09:29
Date: Thursday, January 6, 2022
Unit: 41 Division
Phone: 416-808-4100
Case #: 2021-26990

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

Salmaan Nizami, 23, was last seen on Monday, January 3, 2021, at 1 p.m., in the Lawrence Avenue East and Birchmount Road area.

He is described as 5'10", with a medium build, black hair, brown eyes, and is unshaven. He was wearing a green coat, jeans, black and white shoes, and may be carrying a black Jansport backpack.

Police are concerned for his safety.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4100, 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 or Google Play.

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 Laura Brabant, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Jennifer Reed-Pyefinch, 41 Division