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Comox Valley RCMP searching for missing 13-year-old Indigenous teen (UPDATED)


UPDATE: The missing 13-year old youth from the Comox Valley has returned home, according to police.

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Comox Valley RCMP are seeking the public’s help in locating a missing 13-year-old teen from Courtenay.

Rohan Baptiste was last seen at approximately 4:30 p.m., on July 1st at Lewis Park.

He is described as Indigenous, standing approximately 5’11” tall and weighing 190 pounds. 

Baptiste was last seen wearing olive green coloured sweatpants, a sky blue coloured t-shirt, a bright green ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ baseball hat, a green jacket and black shoes. 

“Rohan is a very street smart kid and could have easily made his way anywhere on Vancouver Island or beyond,” said Constable Monika Terragni, Media Relations Officer of the Comox Valley RCMP. 

“He requires daily medication and has no way of obtaining it while he is missing.”

Anyone with information on Rohan Baptiste’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Comox Valley RCMP at (250) 338-1321. 

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