Missing boater found dead


Update: Police say Stephen Cozette has been found dead. Foul play is not suspected.

(Press release)

(Ottawa)—The Ottawa Police Service is asking for assistance in locating Stephen Cozette, 57 yrs old, of Ottawa. Mr Cozette was last seen on his boat at approximately 1:00 pm on August 27, 2016 in the area of Constance Bay (Ontario and Quebec side) of the Ottawa River. Mr Cozette is described as: a white male of Italian descent, 5’6” to 5’7”(168 cm to 170 cm), 170 lbs (77 kg), bald with short grey hair on the sides and a small scar above his right eyebrow. His boat is described as a 35 ft sailboat with three sails and a dull yellow / beige hull with mahogany wood trim.Stephen Cozette

If you have any information about Stephen Cozette or his whereabouts please contact the Missing Persons Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 2355 Monday to Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm or Dispatch at 613-230-6211, for 24 hour assistance.

Anonymoustips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS) or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.

OttawaStart Staff



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