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UPDATE: SVU Detectives Seek Your Assistance In Locating a Missing and Endangered Male

Date: December 28, 2021
Incident Type: Missing Person
Location: All Zones

(UPDATE 12-29-21 9:30 a.m.) John Williams has been safely located. Thank you to all for your assistance.


Pittsburgh Police Special Victims Unit (SVU) detectives seek the public's assistance in locating an endangered missing male.

John Williams, 58, is 5 feet 5 inches tall, 200 pounds with shaved head and freckles.

He was last seen in the South Side area wearing a black jacket that says “Security”, green pants and a black hat. Williams is known to frequent the South Side, McKeesport and Mt. Oliver areas.

If seen please call SVU detectives at (412) 323- 7141.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews