UPDATE: RCMP have located Simon Baker who was the subject of a missing person report. He is safe and sound.
Nanaimo RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who they say left his home in an extremely emotional state.
In a media release, RCMP said 20-year-old Simon Baker was last seen in the afternoon on Wednesday, April 21st, and was reported missing by his family yesterday, April 27th.
Police said Baker did not take his wallet or cell phone with him, and based on this, his family is extremely worried about his safety and well-being.
Baker went missing under similar circumstances approximately five weeks earlier and ended up in Port Alberni.
He is described as a Caucasian male, standing 6′ 2″ tall and weighs about 220 pounds. Baker was last seen wearing a black golf shirt and grey track pants.
Anyone with information on him is asked to contact the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345, and quote file # 2021-15219.