(West Shore RCMP)

UPDATE: 43-year-old Gerald Hughes has been located and is safe.


West Shore RCMP are seeking the public’s help in locating a 43-year-old man who went missing after going for a walk in Langford.

According to police, Gerald Hughes was last seen on May 10th. It is believed he went for a walk near Langford Lake and has not been seen since.

Hughes is described as being a Caucasian man standing 5 feet, 7 inches tall with a slim build, He weighs about 152 pounds, has brown hair, blue eyes and walks with a cane.

Police say they are very concerned for his health and well-being. His family said this is very out of character for him to be out of contact for this long.

West Shore RCMP tell Victoria Buzz he last made contact with someone just before 11 a.m. today.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Gerald Hughes is urged to contact their local police, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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