Public's Assistance Requested in Missing Person Investigation


Charlotte, N.C. – (Monday, October 4, 2021) – The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Missing Person Unit requests the public's assistance locating 22-year-old Canaan Edwards.

On October 1, 2021, CMPD was contacted by a family member to check on Canaan Edwards' welfare. Edward's family has not heard from him since September 26, 2021.  Edward's last known location was in the uptown area of Charlotte, NC, wearing a pink sweatshirt and black sweatpants.  He has the word "Loyalty" tattooed on this right arm and a "Rose" tattooed on his left wrist. 

Anyone who sees or has information about Canaan Edwards is asked to call 9-1-1 immediately. In addition, you may also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.  For additional information, please refer to the report: 20211001-0908-03.