(Photo by Nanaimo RCMP)

UPDATE: Jason John Schnurr has been located safe and sound.

Earlier: Nanaimo RCMP are seeking public assistance in their search for missing 28-year-old Jason John Schnurr.

Schnurr was last seen when he left his home at around 9:30 p.m. on Monday, September 2nd.

As he is currently experiencing “significant personal difficulties”, his family and friends are extremely worried for his safety and well-being.

Schnurr’s cell phone is not active, but police do know that he is driving a grey 2014 Dodge pickup, with BC plate MR5121.

He is described as a Caucasian male standing 5’10” tall, weighing 170 lbs, and has short brown hair.

If you see Jason Schnurr or know his whereabouts, call 911 immediately or the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com or call 1-800-222-8477.