Manitoba

Man, 24, last seen in Fort Garry area nearly 2 weeks ago, Winnipeg police say

Sami Uzzaman last had contact with anyone on Jan. 9 and was reported missing on Wednesday, the Winnipeg Police Service said on Thursday.

Police are asking for help finding Sami Uzzaman, who was last seen on Jan. 9, reported missing Wednesday

Police say missing man Sami Uzzaman may be wearing a long black parka with a fur hood, and might have grown a beard since he was last seen. (Submitted by Winnipeg Police Service)

Winnipeg police are asking for help to find a missing 24-year-old man who they say was last seen in the city's Fort Garry area.

Sami Uzzaman last had contact with anyone on Jan. 9 and was reported missing on Wednesday, police said in a missing person alert on Thursday.

Uzzaman is described as five feet, 11 inches tall and about 165 pounds. He has a slim build, dark-coloured eyes and short, wavy black hair.

He may be wearing a long black parka with a fur hood, police said, and might have grown a beard since he was last seen.

Police said they are concerned for Uzzaman's well-being. Anyone with information about his location is asked to call the missing persons unit at 204-986-6250.

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