The St. Thomas Police are asking for the community’s assistance in locating a male that has been missing since August 24th. 35 year old Robert VandenBurg was last seen at his downtown apartment on or about the 24th of August, 2016. VandenBurg suffers from mental illnesses including depression and police are very concerned for his well being based on information that he has likely not taken his medication in several weeks. VandenBurg is described as male, white, approximately 5’8″, 200 lbs (stocky build) with short dark hair and a goatee. Mr. VandenBurg is likely wearing blue jeans and a black t-shirt, is a heavy smoker and does not own a vehicle. The St. Thomas Police are concerned for Mr. VandenBurg’s safety and do not believe he would be a danger to anyone in the community.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the St. Thomas Police at 519-631-1364.