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31 January 2017 - Missing Person LocatedWarning - this news article expired on 2017-02-28. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable


On Tuesday January 31st, 2017, Police located Ronald George COPELAND in the City of Kingston in good health.

Police wish to thank the public for their calls in reference to this case as tips received did lead to Mr. COPELAND being located.

Secondary Release - UPDATE – Missing Person

The Belleville Police Service is still seeking the public’s assistance in locating missing 70 year old Ronald George COPELAND. The investigation has been taken over by Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Division. COPELAND was last seen in the morning hours of  Friday the 27th of  January 2017 by friends at his west hill home.

COPELAND is described as a white male, 6’3” tall, skinny build with grey short hair and beard. He was last seen wearing light camo pants, black military style boots, a red and blue flannel shirt with a green vest over top.

Police are releasing this photo of COPELAND in hopes someone will recognize him and contact Police.

Police would like to hear from anyone who was close with COPELAND who may be able to provide details into his whereabouts. If you have information that may assist, please contact Detective Constable Marcotte at 613-966-0882 Ext. 2314


Original Release 29th January 2017 - Missing Person

The Belleville Police Service received a report on Saturday 28 January 2017 at 6:40 p.m. regarding a missing male person who was last seen by acquaintances at his west hill area home Friday morning 27 January 2017.

Police are requesting the assistance of the public in locating 70 year old Ronald George COPELAND who is described as a white male 6’3, skinny build with grey short hair. He usually wears a hat and also a dark green jacket that looks too small. He may be wearing camouflage or jean pants.

Police are concerned for his well-being and anyone with information on COPELAND’S whereabouts is asked to contact the Belleville Police Service.