The search for Joshua Depeltau is intensifying. Police have now brought in OPP helicopters, Emergency Response Teams and volunteers of the Timmins/Porcupine Search and Rescue to widen their search. Yesterday, police searched a forested area just south of South Porcupine. Today a mobile command centre has been set up at the Doug McLellan Ball Park, adjacent to the Carlo Catarello Arena, to coordinate efforts. Officers and volunteers are going yard to yard through South Porcupine area. Resident's are asked to allow the officers to search their properties and volunteers will be accompanied by a uniformed officer. Today marks Day 4 that Joshua has been reported missing. Any information about his whereabouts should be reported to the Timmins Police, immediately.
Timmins Police need help in locating 18-year-old Joshua Depeltau. He has been missing since Wednesday, July 18th and police are very concerned for his whereabouts. Joshua is 5'7" tall, 160lbs, with short dark hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a cardigan, green jeans and grey shoes with blue soles. Contact Timmins Police with any information at (705) 264-1201.