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Media Release

Release Date: April 19th, 2019 - 10:14am

Originator: Staff Sergeant, S/Sgt. Gerard KELLY , Uniform, 905.825.4747 Ext. 2305 or Ext. 2310

Contact: Staff Sergeant, S/Sgt. Gerard KELLY , Uniform, 905.825.4747 Ext. 2305 or Ext. 2310

Location: Burlington


UPDATE: Missing Burlington senior located after he returned home.

UPDATE:   Missing Burlington senior located after he returned home.

The Halton Regional Police Service was previously seeking to locate a missing elderly person named Bahadur SANGHERA (73 years old) of the City of Burlington.

On Friday April 19, 2019, at 9:30 am, the missing person returned home on his own accord and was in good health.  He had been walking for many hours and navigated his own way home. 

The Halton Regional Police Service would like to thank members of the public that read the media postings and looked for the missing person.

-Original media release –

The Halton Regional Police Service is requesting the public's assistance in locating an elderly male missing from a Burlington residence.

The missing male is identified as: Bahadur SANGHERA (73 years)

Mr Sanghera  is described as: East Indian, 5'9", small build, long dark hair; greying beard, wearing a beige waist length jacket, grey track pants, red baseball cap. (photo attached)

Mr Sanghera was last seen in the area of Cumberland Ave and Woodward Ave. There are no immediate medical concerns however it is believed that Mr Sanghera suffers from some level of Alzheimer's. Mr Sanghera left on foot and has not yet returned.

Anyone who may have any information is asked to call the 30 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 Ext 2316 or the on-duty S/Sgt at Ext 2305

Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca