MISSING PERSON – NRPS Searching for 81-Year-Old Man in St. Catharines

The Niagara Regional Police Service is presently searching for 81-year-old Charles “Chuck” William Woods in St. Catharines.

On May 14, 2022, at approximately 12:30PM, 1 District St. Catharines uniform officers were contacted by Wood’s family to report him missing.

Woods was last seen on May 13, 2022, at approximately 7:30PM at his residence in the area of Ontario Street and Welland Avenue in St. Catharines.  Woods drove away in a red 2021 Hyundai Venue with a black roof, (Ontario licence plate CRKT334) and did not return.  His destination was unknown.

Woods is described as:

White male 5’6” feet tall.  Approximately 250lbs. Short grey hair No teeth Walks with crutches Tattoos Mermaid tattoos on his forearms

Mermaid tattoos on his forearms

He was last seen wearing:

Dark grey T-Shirt Black shorts with a red stripe Baseball hat with “Peters Tackle” logo

Woods has ties to the Orangeville area of Ontario. 

Woods’ family and the police are concerned for his welfare.  Woods requires medication for pre-existing medical conditions. 

Anyone who has seen Woods, his car, or may have information as to his location are asked to contact the police.  Call 905-688-4111, “dispatch”.