FOUND: Kingston Police Search for Missing Man

Published on: 2015/06/04 - in Releases


UPDATE:  Kingston Police have posted the following:

Missing man, Farid QAMAR, safely returned home and to his family at approximately 8:00 a.m. on June 4. Kingston Police have concluded their investigation and QAMAR has been removed from CPIC as a missing person.

Thank you to everyone who assisted with this matter.

Original report: 

Kingston Police detectives are requesting the public’s assistance in locating missing 25-year-old local man Farid QAMAR.

Both family and police are concerned for the well-being of Mr. Qamar, who last sent an electronic message to a family member at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3. The message was received at 3:00 p.m. and police were contacted shortly after.

Mr. Qamar’s 1999 gold (can appear light brown) Chrysler Sebring convertible, with Ontario licence plates BJSA 745 is believed to be in his possession. Searches by uniform patrol officers in multiple areas around Kingston did not locate either Mr. Qamar or his vehicle.

Mr. Qamar is described as Middle-Eastern descent, 5’11”, medium complexion, medium build, short dark brown hair, brown eyes and wears corrective lenses. Video surveillance from a local business was later obtained that at 12:15 p.m. on June 3 shows Mr. Qamar wearing glasses, a light-gray zip-up hoodie with white lettering on the chest, a black shirt underneath and blue jeans.

Anyone with emergent information relating to Farid QAMAR or his vehicle is please asked to call the Kingston Police general number directly at 613-549-4660. Information that isn’t time-sensitive can be left with Detective Jason Cahill at 613-549-4660 ext. 6233 or via email at

Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at Tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000. Tips can also be left through the Kingston Police MyPD app that can be downloaded at, or via a private message to the Kingston Police Facebook Page.


Release and photos source: Kingston Police on Facebook