UPDATE: The missing 31-year-old from Oshawa has been located, safe and sound.

The investigation into this reported abduction continues.

If anyone has any information to assist, we ask that they contact D/Cst. Kollaard or D/Cst. Hartry of Central East Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2738/2732

The DRPS would like to thank the public and media for their assistance with this investigation.


Police are investigating after a violent home invasion and abduction was reported in Oshawa

On Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at approximately 2:00 p.m. a resident of Kenora Avenue in Oshawa reported three armed males entered her residence and stole numerous items from the basement apartment. During the home invasion, a 31-year-old male was taken away at gunpoint.

Police are looking for Francis O’CONNOR, age 31 of Oshawa.

A photo of O’CONNOR is attached or can be viewed at www.drps.ca under Newsroom.

Suspects are described as three white males, thin builds and in their twenties armed with firearms.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact D/Cst. Kollaard or D/Cst. Hartry at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2738/2732

Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.