Update (1 February):
As of this afternoon, Friday, 1 February, Mr. Whitely’s whereabouts remain unknown. At this point in the investigation, with several enquiries conducted, it has been determined that the last confirmed sighting of Mr. Whitely was on Boxing Day, 26 December, 2018. Previous information that he was sighted on Seymour Road in mid-January has been determined to be incorrect.
Police continue to appeal to anyone who may have seen Mr. Whitely in the last two weeks or has any information about his whereabouts to please contact the George Town Police Station at 949-4222.
UPDATE (29 January): As of Tuesday, 29 January, Mr. Whitely has not been located.
Update (24 January):
Please find additional photos of Mr. Whitely included here. As of this morning Mr. Whitely's whereabouts are still unknown. Police enquiries now indicate that Mr. Whitely was last seen about two weeks ago in the vicinity of Seymour Road in George Town.
Police continue to ask that anyone who has seen Mr. Whitely since that time or has any information about his whereabouts to please contact the George Town Police Station at 949-4222.
Yesterday, 22 January, police received a report of a man who has been missing since late December, and are requesting public assistance in locating him.
Eral Keith Whitely, age 72 of George Town, was last seen sometime on or near Christmas Day, 25 December, 2018, in the vicinity of Brushy Avenue in George Town, which is located in the area off Godfrey Nixon Way. He has not been seen since.
He is described as being of slim build, dark complexion, about 5’ 10” in height and is bald. He typically wears baseball caps and glasses, with a white t-shirt, blue jeans and sneakers. A picture of him is attached. There are indications that he may have been sleeping in abandoned vehicles in the area.
The Police are concerned for Mr. Whitely’s welfare and are conducting urgent enquiries in an effort to locate him.
Anyone with information on Mr. Whitely’s whereabouts, or who believes they may have seen him, is asked to contact the George Town Police Station at 949-4222.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.