Missing Albert Bedard/VicPD

Update: Albert Bedard has been located by BC RCMP officers and is safely in custody.

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Victoria Police have issued another missing person alert for a high-risk 74-year-old man.

Albert Bedard, who was the subject of a missing person alert earlier this week, is reportedly missing again and presents a risk to himself and others, according to VicPD.

Police describe him as a Caucasian man with short grey hair and hazel eyes. He stands 5’5 and weighs approximately 150 lbs. Albert often wears jeans and a t-shirt.

Albert was last seen in Esquimalt at 5 a.m. this morning and is known to frequent Esquimalt Plaza and Saxe Point Park.

He is also known to attend the mainland and has ties to the Fraser Valley.

Albert’s care providers and investigators are concerned about his well-being and are concerned that he may present a risk to himself and others.

Police ask people to call 911 if you see him.

Anyone with information on him is asked to contact VicPD at (250) 995-7654. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.