MISSING PERSON – Werner HOEFEL (70 Years) of Welland

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

Officers assigned to 3 District (Welland / Pelham) are currently searching for Werner HOEFEL (70 years) of age.  He was last seen on Wednesday November 30th, 2022, at 3:00pm in the area Lincoln Street and Denistoun Street, in the City of Welland.

Werner is described as follows:

–        Male

–        White

–        6’0” tall

–        190 lbs

–        Grey hair and grey beard

–        Usually wears a baseball hat

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

There is a belief he may be in the Toronto area.

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


Incident #22-137010