Police seek assistance locating teen missing from Paris

Police are requesting public assistance in locating a missing teenager from Brant County.

Michael — whose last name wasn't provided — was last seen on Jan. 21 around 8:30 p.m., police said.

At that time, he was on Vic Chambers Place, a street off Hwy 24 in Paris, in the area of the Brant Sports Complex, according to police.

The 15-year-old is described as a Black male around five-foot-eight, wearing black shorts and running shoes, and a red and orange striped T-shirt.

Police would like to confirm his well-being, and ask anyone with information about Michael's whereabouts to contact the OPP Brant County Detachment at 1-888-310-1122.

Celeste Percy-Beauregard’s reporting is funded by the Canadian government through its Local Journalism Initiative. The funding allows her to report on stories about Brant County. Reach her at

Celeste Percy-Beauregard, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, The Hamilton Spectator