Christopher Peloso, husband of former Ontario deputy premier and health minister George Smitherman, has been found alive according to media reports.
CityNews reported that a man matching Peloso's description was found by police on Wednesday morning.
Breaking: Police confirm George Smitherman's husband Christopher Peloso, 39, has been found alive in the west end.
— CityNews Toronto (@CityNews) September 11, 2013
UPDATE: Christopher Peloso was found near Lansdowne and Dupont Avenues before 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, CBC reported.
A K-9 unit located him near railway tracks.
Smitherman tweeted his appreciation to the Toronto Police.
Thanks to @TorontoPolice, Christopher is alive+ safely in the hands of TO Western Hospital. Love&Thank you to all.
George, Michael and Kayla
— George Smitherman (@G_Smitherman) September 11, 2013
Peloso married Smitherman in 2007 and the pair have two adopted children.