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Author Topic: Cyril Williams - 78 - Missing - October 3, 2011 - Chilliwack, BC -  (Read 1333 times)

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Police asking for help to locate missing Chilliwack man

File #: 2011-31141

Police asking for help to locate missing Chilliwack man

Chilliwack, BC: The Chilliwack RCMP are looking for the public's assistance in locating a missing Chilliwack man who was last seen on October 3, 2011.

Cyril Andrew Williams is described as a 78 year old African American, with a medium complexion, is 5'6" tall and 170 pounds, with balding grey hair, and brown eyes.  He has glasses, but doesn't always wear them.  He walks very slow due to a back injury.  He is possibly wearing a black leather jacket, black or tan pants, and black or brown dress shoes.   

He was last seen by his wife at 9:30 am on Monday, October 3, 2011, at his residence in the 4500 block of McIntosh Drive.  Cyril is believed to be driving his 1999 brown 4-door Chevrolet Cavalier bearing BC licence plates 821 HDR.

He does not have a cell phone.  Contact with family members has been made and they have not heard from him.  He has medical conditions including diabetes and high blood pressure.  He is on multiple medications and did not take any with him.   

Police have not yet been able to determine his whereabouts. The RCMP and family members are extremely concerned for his safety.  Cyril's wife told police this is completely out of character for him.

Anyone with information of the whereabouts of Cyril Williams or the 1999 brown 4-door Chevrolet Cavalier is asked to contact the Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Cyril, if you are reading, listening, or watching you are asked to call the Chilliwack RCMP as soon as possible.


http://www.iammissing.ca/Missing%20Details-Sept-11.html#Cyril_Andrew_Williams_

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Re: Cyril Williams - 78 - Missing - October 3, 2011 - Chilliwack, BC -
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2011, 11:01:36 AM »
Police looking for witness couple

File #2011-31141

Chilliwack, BC-  Police are looking for a young couple who stopped to assist Cyril Williams in the late hours of the evening on October 3, 2011.  The couple helped Mr. Williams change a flat tire on the south side of the Mission bridge.  The male identified himself as "Josh" and the couple were driving a newer model silver Toyota Yaris.

"It is really important that we speak with these people," said Cst. Tracy Wolbeck.  "Mr. Williams has been missing now for four days and this couple could provide us with a lot of information.  If you hear this plea, please contact  Cpl. Kheleh with the Serious Crime Unit at 604 702-4152.

http://www.iammissing.ca/Missing%20Details-Sept-11.html#Cyril_Andrew_Williams_


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The couple helped Mr. Williams change a flat tire on the south side of the Mission bridge.  The male identified himself as "Josh" and the couple were driving a newer model silver Toyota Yaris.


I'm curious about the above statement that I have quoted. Wondering how they know that the male identified himself as "Josh". I could see someone having seen these people (and their car) with Mr. Williams as they were both parked at the side of the road, but how would anyone know what the male said his name was?

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Re: Cyril Williams - 78 - Missing - October 3, 2011 - Chilliwack, BC -
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2011, 11:31:20 AM »
hmmm your right Debbie, wonder how they would know that.  Unless he had called home at that point I can't figure out how they would know that either? 

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Re: Cyril Williams - 78 - Missing - October 3, 2011 - Chilliwack, BC -
« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2011, 06:48:48 PM »
Could it be that there was an outside witness who saw this young couple help Mr. Williams with his tire, and he overheard the name josh?
I mean, even the type of car was given out by someone.
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Re: Cyril Williams - 78 - Missing - October 3, 2011 - Chilliwack, BC -
« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2011, 11:11:11 PM »
Found in Rural Crime Watch site

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Share | File # File 2011-31141
2011-10-13 09:10 PDT
Chilliwack, BC- In the afternoon of October 12, 2011, Cyril Williams was discovered deceased in the 6500 block of Sumas Mountain Road in Abbotsford. Another motor vehicle accident as the same location caused a tow truck driver to discover Williams' vehicle down an embankment.

Investigators determined that Williams' vehicle went off the road to the right and down a 10 foot embankment. "Although this is not the outcome anyone was hoping for, Cyril's family now has some closure and can begin to move forward," said Cst. Tracy Wolbeck. Cyril Williams had been missing since October 3, 2011.

The Abbotsford Police Department currently has conduct of the investigation. The Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment media spokesperson will be available for comment at 8 AM Thursday October 13, 2011.

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Re: Cyril Williams - 78 - Missing - October 3, 2011 - Chilliwack, BC -
« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2011, 11:32:33 PM »

Thank you for posting the update solvy. Not a very positive outcome, but at least Cyril's family has him back.

 

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