MISSING PERSON – St. Catharines Officers Searching for Missing 76-Year-Old Male – Update 1 – LOCATED

Update 1 – July 22, 2022

Missing person Cornelius Forgeron has been located safe in St. Catharines.

The NRPS would like to thank the public and media for their assistance with this matter.

We have deleted his photo from our original media release and social media for his privacy.  We ask the public and media to consider doing the same.



Original Release – July 22, 2022 – 2:30pm

The Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) is currently conducting a missing person investigation stemming from the City of St.Catharines.

1 District (St.Catharines/Thorold) officers are searching for Cornelius FORGERON (76 years) of age.  He was last seen on July 21st, 2022, at 10:00pm in the area of Lakehurst Drive between Ontario Street and Lakeport Road, in the City of St. Catharines.

Cornelius is described as follows:

Male White 5’7” tall Thin build

Cornelius was last seen wearing:

Blue jeans Baseball cap Possibly a dark coloured sweatshirt with a hood

Both the police and Cornelius’s family are concerned for his welfare.

1 District (NRPS) officers are asking the public for assistance.  Anyone who may have information as to the whereabouts of Cornelius is being asked to contact the NRPS Communications Unit at 905-688-4111.

Incident #22-81372