Comox Valley RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 65-year-old local man.
Robert John Thompson of Courtenay has not been seen by family or friends since June 22nd. Thompson has gone out in the past, however the family would like to confirm his well being.
He is described as a Caucasian, six-feet tall and weighs 165-pounds with blue eyes and gray hair. Police note he possibly went out on the water in an orange fiberglass canoe in the Union Bay area.
Water and land searches have been ongoing in the area and all available avenues are being used in a n effort to locate Thompson and his canoe.
Any information on Thompson’s whereabouts or any information should be directed to Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321.
– Comox Valley RCMP