UPDATE: Edgar Contreras has been safely located.
The Boston Police Department is issuing a missing person alert and asking for the public’s help in efforts to locate Edgar Contreras, 37, of Dorchester, who was reported missing on Monday January 10, 2022.
Edgar is described as an Hispanic male, standing about 6’2” tall with short black hair. He was last seen in the area of 422 Columbia Road in Dorchester.
Anyone who sees Edgar Contreras is urged to call District B-2 Detectives at (617) 343-4275 or 911.
Community members wishing to assist the search anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.