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FOUND: Canine unit helping OPP search for missing 22-year-old in Pembroke

Police were concerned for his well being.
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UPDATE: The OPP says Stefan Yonkeu has been found and is safe.


The Ontario Provincial Police is calling in its canine unit, as officers search for a missing 22-year-old man in Pembroke.

Stefan Yonkeu was last seen on foot after leaving a home on Cecil Street in Pembroke around 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 1. 

His intended destination is unknown at this time. 

Police are concerned for his well being.

Yonkeu is non-verbal and will not likely approach anyone or speak if approached. 

He is described as:

  • Black
  • 5' 6"
  • Slim build
  • Wearing a black jacket with red lining, black sweat pants, a green long sleeved shirt and black shoes

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Yonkeu is asked to contact the Pembroke Detachment of the Upper Ottawa Valley OPP at 613-732-3332 or Pembroke/Renfrew County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or at  


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