LESTER Sampson from Glenn Vowell in northwestern B.C. is missing.

Man missing in northwestern B.C.

Lester Sampson is from Glen Vowell and was last seen Aug. 25, 2015

  • Aug. 28, 2015 8:00 p.m.

NEW Hazelton RCMP have issued a missing persons alert for Lester Sampson from Glen Vowell in northwestern B.C.

Sampson, a First Nations male who is 57, was last seen in Glen Vowell (Sik-e-Dakh) on Aug. 25, 2015.

He’s approximately 183 cm tall, weighs 77 kg and has brown eyes with dark brown/grey hair.

Sampson was last seen wearing grey sweatpants and a blue/grey shirt.

The alert follows an extensive ground and water search by the RCMP, search and rescue and members of the community.

Checks have also been done of clinics and hospitals.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Lester Sampson is urged to contact their local police, or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

 

 

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