Reported missing on October 29, 1959 from Chapleau, Ontario, Canada
Circumstances of Disappearance
Weeden and Meryl Newcombe were reported missing to White River Ontario Provincial Police on October 29, 1959.
The two men had been at a lodge operated by Mr. Newcombe at Mile 107 of the CPR line, west of Chapleau, Ontario. Weeden and Newcombe had planned a hunting trip and both were last seen between mile marker 106 and 107 of the CPR line.
A large-scale search was conducted at the time, and again in the following spring (1960). The search failed to locate the two men, and to date, they have not been located.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Superior East OPP Detachment
Agency Case Number: 20080169
Ontario Provincial Police