BROOKLINE -- Vermont State Police received a report of a missing person from Brookline Wednesday afternoon. A family member called State Police to advise that Matthew Defrancesco, 37, of Brookline, had not been seen in over two days. The caller stated a neighbor had checked Defrancesco's residence and found that he, his 2015 blue Ford Truck, Vermont registration 229A223, and his dog Bella were not there.
Defrancesco reportedly suffers from various mental health issues and has not been taking his medications consistently. State Police are requesting anyone with information on the whereabouts of Defrancesco to contact the Westminster Barracks at 802-722-4600.