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July 25, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Missing Person – Public Assistance Requested: Assist to Ontario Provincial Police - Located

(KENORA, ON) – The Kenora Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 39-year-old male from Kenora. He was reported missing to police on Friday, July 21, 2017.

James BEGG was last seen in the downtown area of Kenora on July 16, 2017. He is described as an indigenous male, 5’11” in height, larger build, short black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing brown/grey sweater and black jeans.

The search has expanded into the surrounding areas of Kenora and is continuing with the assistance of the OPP Northwest Region Emergency Response Team (ERT), OPP K9 Unit and the OPP Provincial Liaison Team (PLT).

Anyone who has seen BEGG or knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact the Kenora OPP at (807) 548-5534 or call 1-888-310-1122. 

Contact: Provincial Constable Laurie Harkof
Community Safety/Media Relations Officer
Phone: (807) 548-5534 ext. 3753
Fax: (807) 548-8381
Email: laurie.harkof@opp.ca

    • Last Update: July 31, 2017

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