UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP locates missing 86-year old man

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP locates missing 86-year old man

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP reports that Lance Parker has been found safe and sound.

Nanaimo RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing elderly male who left his home around noon on Friday and has not been seen since.

His family is extremely worried for his well-being as he has significant medical issues and requires daily medication.

86-year old Lance Parker lives on St George St in central Nanaimo and left home at approximately 12:30 pm Friday.

When he did not return to his home by 8 pm his family contacted the Nanaimo RCMP and reported him as missing.

Nanaimo Search and Rescue have been called out and are currently conducting and urban search throughout central Nanaimo.

Parker does not have access to a vehicle and had no money with him.

He is described as:

· white male, 5 ft. 9, 175 pounds

· silver coloured hair, glasses


· dark coloured shirt

· blue and green coloured flannel hoodie

· blue jeans and slippers

If anyone sees Lance PARKER call 911 immediately or the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345.

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