Nanaimo RCMP are asking for help locating a 43-year-old man whose family is ‘extremely worried.’ (Submitted photo)

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP report man who had made ‘troubling’ comments has been found

43-year-old is receiving treatment he requires, say police

  • Jun. 13, 2021 12:00 a.m.

UPDATE: The 43-year-old man whom RCMP had been trying to find has been located and is “receiving the treatment he requires,” say police.

RCMP added that they wished to thank the public for its assistance in locating the individual.

PREVIOUSLY POSTED: Nanaimo RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating a 43-year-old man whose family is concerned.

Police issued a press release Sunday afternoon, June 13, asking for help to find Jeremy Buerge, “who has made recent comments that have his family extremely worried for his safety and well-being.”

Buerge is Caucasian, 6-foot-1, 165 pounds, with short brown hair. He has an eagle tattoo on his arm and may be wearing a dark-coloured zippered hoodie and green or black jeans.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345 and quote file No. 2021-21544.

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