A young boy has been reunited with his family thanks to a CityNews cameraman.
Joegi Manuel, 12, was last seen on Monday at 10 p.m. in the Bathurst Street East and Finch Avenue West area.
CityNews cameraman Bert Dandy was at the intersection of Goldfinch Court and Finch on Wednesday, when he saw a boy fitting the description of Manuel.
He asked the boy if that was his name and the child said yes.
Dandy told the boy to stay with him while police were called.
Authorities quickly arrived and the boy was reunited with his family safe and sound.
The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance locating a missing boy.
Joegi Manuel, 12, was last seen on Monday, October 16, 2017, at 10 p.m., in the Bathurst Street East and Finch Avenue West area.
He is described as 5’6″, with a thin build. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, black jogging pants, with a white stripe down the side of each pant leg, and black ankle boots.
Police are concerned for his safety.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
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