Your help is sought as The Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently investigating the report of a missing elderly male from Alfred-Plantagenet Township.

Police are requesting the assistance of the public to locate a 70-year-old male Edward Wright. He was last seen on Monday April 16, 2018, in Ottawa, where he was dropped off by a friend at the bus stop on Slater Street. He was expected to be taking a bus home from that location but for unknown reasons, Wright didn’t end up taking the bus. He has been known to frequent shelters in the Ottawa area; however his current whereabouts is unknown.

Edward Wright is described as: white male, 70 years old, 6’10” tall, 150 pounds, long (shoulder length) black and gray hair, partially bald on top, blue eyes, long grey beard.

He was last seen wearing an olive-coloured military jacket and track pants.

The police need your help.

The OPP has concerns for his well-being but does not suspect foul play.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Edward Wright is asked to contact the Hawkesbury OPP detachment at 613-632-2729 or 1-888-310-1122.