The Edmonton Police Service is searching for a missing 36-year-old Edmonton man.

Sean Anthony Franks, 36, was reported missing on Thursday, April 8, 2021. He is also known to go by the name Tony/Thony and sometimes uses the last name “King.”

Franks is known to utilize various shelters around the downtown core and is known to frequent Alberta Avenue. Investigators have conducted various checks in these areas but have yet to locate him.

Franks is a Caucasian male who stands 6’1” and weights approximately 170 lbs (medium build). He has green eyes, brown hair and has a brown mole above his right eyebrow.

Franks requires medication and can act erratically at times. His disappearance is also out of character and as such, there are concerns for his well-being.

Anyone with information regarding Franks’ whereabouts is asked to contact the EPS immediately at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at