RCMP are asking the public to stay away from the Doyle Lake Road area as a search is underway for a missing man Tuesday, May 18, 2021. (Google maps photo)

UPDATE: Missing 75-year-old man found, say Williams Lake RCMP

The matter is under investigation


Williams Lake RCMP confirmed at 3:15 p.m. the missing man has been found. The matter continues to be under investigation, Byron said, thanking the public for their assistance.


As the search continues Tuesday afternoon, RCMP are asking neighbours in the Rose Lake area to check their properties and inside any buildings they may have for signs of a missing 75-year-old man.

If you see anything suspicious or out-of-the-ordinary, you are asked to contact the Williams Lake RCMP.

The search is focused on finding the missing man, and does not pose any risk to the public, Byron confirmed.


Williams Lake RCMP are asking the public to stay away from the Doyle Road area east of Williams Lake as a search is underway for a missing person.

Acting Officer in Charge of the Williams Lake RCMP detachment Staff Sgt. Del Byron said searchers are trying to locate a 75-year-old man, believed to be suffering from a medical issue.

Doyle Road is located off of Allpress Road in the Rose Lake area.

The man was last seen wearing jeans and a dark wool sweater.

Members of the Central Cariboo Search and Rescue have been called in to assist as well as the Police Dog Services and RCMP helicopter.

More to come

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