At 10:38 am on January 11, Toronto Police issued a news release requesting help locating a missing man.

Efren Medrano, 27, was reportedly last seen on Wednesday, January 3 at 1:00 am near the area of Bedford Road and Bloor Street West, just north of the St. George campus. Police say they are concerned for his safety.

Police say Medrano is 5’4″, 160 pounds with a heavy build, bald, and has a long black beard. He was last seen wearing a grey coat over a white t-shirt.

Police request that anybody with information as to Medrano’s whereabouts contact them at (416) 808-5300. Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at (416) 222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).