Bay St. George RCMP continues search for missing man Tyler Hennessey, seeks public’s assistance

October 3, 2022
Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release


A male is entering a convenience store. He is wearing a black Helly Hansen jacket, black pants and a yellow and red hoodie. He has dark colored hair.
A 4-door gold colored Chevrolet Cavalier car is parked at a gas pump at night.
A young Caucasian man is pictured from the shoulders up. He has brown eyes and brown hair and is wearing a blue hoodie, a baseball hat and black rimmed glasses.

Bay St. George RCMP is continuing to search for 30-year-old Tyler Hennessey of Stephenville who has been missing since September 30, 2022.

On Saturday, police received the report and initiated a search with the assistance of Stephenville Search and Rescue (SAR). Hennessey's unoccupied vehicle, a 2005 4-door gold colored Chevrolet Cavalier (NL plate HJA421), was located on a gravel road near Marches Point.

Extensive ground searches by Stephenville SAR and an aerial search, conducted by Government Air Services, were conducted on Sunday. Hennessey has not been located.

Hennessey is described as being five feet six inches tall, approximately 150 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair. He was last seen wearing a black Helly Hansen jacket, black pants and a red and yellow hoodie.

Police are asking the public to check any possible surveillance footage captured between Thursday afternoon (September 29) and Friday morning (September 30, 2022), especially in the following communities:

  • Felix Cove
  • Campbells Creek
  • Abrahams Cove
  • Ship Cove
  • Lower Cove
  • Sheaves Cove
  • Marches Point
  • Red Brook
  • De Grau

Anyone having any information on the current location of Tyler Hennessey or surveillance footage of him or his vehicle is asked to contact Bay St. George RCMP at 709-643-2118 or, to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers: #SayItHere 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit or use the P3Tips app.


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