Missing 81-Year-Old Male from Peel Region Located Deceased in Milton

Posted On Thursday September 23, 2021

On Thursday, September 23, 2021, at approximately 10:25 am, the Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) responded to the area of Lower Base Line West and 6th Line in Milton, for reports of a deceased male being located by a passerby.  Officers arrived and located the male just off the roadway.  Tragically, the deceased male has been identified as 81-year-old Ignacio Viana, who had been reported missing from Peel region on September 17, 2021. 

The HRPS would like to extend our sincerest condolences to the friends and family of Mr. Viana during this tragic and difficult time.  We would also like to thank the community for their support and assistance in their attempts to help us locate Mr. Viana.

Investigators are continuing their investigation and ask that anyone with information or dash-cam footage from the area of Lower Base Line West and 6th Line in Milton from Friday, September 17, 2021 to Thursday, September 23, 2021, to contact them at 905-825-4777 ext. 2420. 


Media Inquiries:

Halton Regional Police Service
Corporate Communications
Phone: 905-825-4899
Email: corpcomm@haltonpolice.ca