|Date Of Disappearance :||July 12, 2022|
|Location Of Disappearance :||Toronto, Ontario|
|Age At Disappearance :||76 years|
|Height (estimate) :||165 cm (5’5”)|
|Weight (estimate) :||68 kg (150 lbs)|
|Hair Colour :||Other – white hair; worn short; balding|
|Eye Colour :||Hazel|
|Dental Information :||
Missing teeth – missing one upper tooth
|Medical Information :||
Cognitive ability – living with the onset of dementia
|Notable Identifiers :||
Gait – walks with a limp (see video below)
Facial hair – full white beard
Build – thin
Jacket – dark jacket with a white stripe on each sleeve (pictured)
|Other Personal Items :||
Wallet – old leather wallet with a sticker showing his name and address
|Additional Information :||
Antonio was last seen some time between 10:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. on July 12th near Winona Drive and Mulberry Crescent. He is known to be a walker and frequently walks around his neighbourhood in the Oakwood-Vaughan area.
Although quiet by nature, Antonio does chat with residents in his neighbourhood. He speaks Portuguese and understands Italian and Spanish. He speaks only a little English. He is also known to visit with friends outside the Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centrer located at 341 Oakwood Avenue.
The Toronto Police Service has released a video demonstrating Antonio’s gait. The video can be viewed here.
Residents both inside and outside of the Oakwood-Vaughan community are being asked to check areas on their properties where a person could take shelter. This includes areas such as sheds, garages, factories, stairwells and construction sites. Antonio is a former construction worker and is drawn to these types of sites.
At the time of his disappearance, Antonio was showing signs of dementia, but was yet to be diagnosed. He may appear disheveled, confused or frightened. If sighted, please call police, while keeping Antonio in sight.
|Case Reference :||TPS 2022-1340042|
|Source Links :||
Eminetracanada.com – August 5, 2022 Edition
|Last Modified :||August 5, 2022|