Hamilton Police Ask Public Help Finding Missing Person with Mental Capacity of 5yr old

Hamilton Police issued the following missing persons bulletin to local media at 2:33 p.m. on Friday, June 14, 2013. I spoke to Hamilton Police and asked for further details such as last seen location and time they were last seen.

Media Release from Hamilton Police:

Hamilton Police are asking the Public’s Assistance in Locating a Missing Hamilton Man

For Immediate release: June 14th, 2013

  • Hamilton, ON*

The Hamilton Police Service is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing 20-year-old male.

On June 14th, 2013, Mpenzi TCHASHENYI was reported missing. Mpenzi is nonverbal, has been known to walk into traffic and functions at the level of a 5 year old.

The police are concerned about the well being of Mpenzi.

Mpenzi is described as:

  • – 20 years old*
  • – Black Male*
  • – 5’ 2” in height*
  • – Approximately 110 lbs in weight*
  • – Shaved head*
  • – brown eyes*
  • – last seen wearing a green jacket over a yellow shirt, brown pants and black leather shoes*

Hamilton Police are asking anyone with information about Mpenzi or his whereabouts, to contact the Hamilton Police Service Division One Staff Sergeants at 905-546-4725 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.