Police seek public’s assistance to locate missing man

Elk Valley Regional RCMP is looking for a 32-year old Fernie man.

  • Dec. 5, 2016 9:00 a.m.

The Elk Valley Regional RCMP is seeking the assistance of the public in their investigation of a missing person.

On Dec. 3, Jeremy Roy Scott Wellman, 32, was reported missing to the RCMP.  He was last seen at around 7:00 p.m. on Dec. 2 when he went to get gas in Fernie, B.C.

Wellman is described as 6 feet tall, approximately 240 pounds, he has short brown hair and brown eyes.  He was last seen wearing a black and white “Billabong” jacket, black sweater, gray sweat pants and a black baseball cap with red insignia on the front.

Anyone with any information regarding Wellman’s whereabouts should contact the Elk Valley RCMP by telephone at 250-425-6233, or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477.

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