Police have issued a release confirming that a man reported missing on Monday has been found safe and sound.



The Ottawa Police Service is asking for public assistance in locating missing Chris Hughes, 54 years old from Ottawa.  He has been missing since September 25th and was last seen at the General Hospital on Smyth Road in Ottawa.

He is described as a Caucasian male, 5’11 inches (180 cm) tall, thin build, 180 lbs (82kg), balding with short light brown hair, with a salt and pepper colour goatee. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt with possibly black or beige pants and black shoes.

Mr. Hughes has a medical condition that has raised concerns for his health and safety as it is believed that he does not have his medication with him.

Anyone with information regarding Mr. Hughes’ whereabouts is asked to call Ottawa Police’s Missing Persons Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 2355.  Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.