Investigators from the 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau are seeking assistance from the public in locating a missing 17-year-old youth.
Austin Farrel was reported missing on December 31, 2018 at approximately 1:00 a.m. from his residence in the area of Queen Street and Torbram Road in the City of Brampton.
Austin is described as male, white with a light complexion, 6’2″, 190 pounds, slim build, short straight brown hair, no facial hair, no tattoos, however has pierced ears. Austin was wearing a blue rain coat, black pants, red running shoes and a backpack unknown colour.
On Tuesday January 8, 2019, Austin Farrel was seen by staff at a hospital in the city of St. Catherines and as such, investigators believe he may be in the St. Catherine’s or Hamilton area.
Police and family are concerned for the well-being of Austin Farrel as he requires medication that he does not have with him.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Austin Farrel is asked to call investigators at the 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at (905) 453–2121, ext. 2133. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting peelcrimestoppers.ca.