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Media Release

Release Date: November 13th, 2020 - 7:59am

Originator: Constable, Steve Elms, Corporate Communications, 905-825-4747 ext 5224

Contact: Constable, Steve Elms, Corporate Communications, 905-825-4747 extension 5224

Location: Oakville


***UPDATE*** Missing Oakville Senior Located

​​​​​​​The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) is pleased to advise that Mr. Soofi has been located in good health and is home with his family.

The HRPS would like to thank members of the community and media for their assistance in this investigation and ensuring ​​Mr. Soofi was brought home safely.

Original Release

Halton Regional Police Service officers in Oakville are requesting the public's assistance in locating 73 year old Arshad SOOFI. Mr. SOOFI was last seen driving his green Toyota Avalon sedan in the area of Dorval Drive and North Service Road in Oakville at approximately 3:00 p.m. this afternoon (November 12th).

Arshad SOOFI is a 74 year old middle eastern male who stands 5'8" tall, weighs 185 pounds, and was last seen wearing a brown hat, blue t-shirt, and beige coloured jacket.  As mentioned, he was driving a green Toyota Avalon sedan with the Ontario licence plate BWKS039.

There are no indications of any imminent threat to Arshad SOOFI's safety, however his family is concerned because they don't know his current whereabouts and expected him to be home by now.

A recent photograph of Arshad SOOFI is attached to this bulletin. If you've seen Mr. SOOFI today or believe that you may know where he is, please call 9-1-1 and provide that information so that the police can use it to assist with their search. Any cooperation that can be provided by members of the public or media in locating Arshad SOOFI is very much appreciated.