Police not ruling out foul play in missing person case
James (Jimmy) Money of Elliot Lake hasn't been heard from since Fall 2018. (Ontario Provincial Police)
James (Jimmy) Lee Money, 62, missing from Elliot Lake (OPP)
CTV Northern Ontario
Published Thursday, June 6, 2019 12:58PM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, June 13, 2019 1:45PM EDT
Ontario Provincial Police have not ruled out foul play in the disappearance of an Elliot Lake man.
Police say an ongoing investigation has revealed that 62-year-old James (Jimmy) Lee Money, of Elliot Lake, disappeared in late summer or early fall of 2018.
An active investigation continues and police say they cannot rule out foul play at this time.
Ontario Provincial Police has confirmed with CTV News Monday, June 10, 2019 that an area of the Elliot Lake landfill has been cordoned off as part of the missing person investigation for the last couple of weeks.
No further details have been provided, other than the investigation continues.
CTV News Northern Ontario is following the story.
Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a missing person case in Elliot Lake.
Police say they received a report last week about a man who has not been heard from since last fall.
They say 62-year-old James (Jimmy) Lee Money is:
- Caucasian male
- Approximately 5’9” tall
- Slim build
- 130 pounds
- Short brown/grey hair and balding
- Blue eyes
The OPP forensic unit has been examining an area on Willoughby Road Wednesday, June 5.
Police are concerned for his well-being and are asking the public's help to locate him.
Anyone with information or who may know of his whereabouts is urged to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or their nearest police authority.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit information online at www.tipsubmit.com where you may eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.