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UPDATE: SVU Detectives Seek Assistance to Find a Missing Male

Date: November 21, 2022
Incident Type: Missing Person
Location: All Zones

UPDATE: William Garasich Jr. has been located and he is unfortunately deceased. Information regarding cause and manner of death will be released by the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office.


Pittsburgh Police Special Victims Unit detectives are asking for the public's help to find a missing male.

William “Billy” Garasich Jr, 30, is described as 5'6, 145 pounds, with hazel eyes, brown hair and beard, cross tattoo on right forearm.

He was last seen the morning of November 5, and is known to frequent the Stanton Heights, Lawrenceville and the Waterworks areas.

If you have any information on his whereabouts, please call (412) 323-7141. or dial 9-1-1

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews