UPDATED: Police find Kelowna man missing from Vancouver

Richmond RCMP is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing person

Missing 49-year-old man Petru Oltean has been located.

A missing 49-year-old male originally hailing from Kelowna has been located and is safe.

“The Richmond RCMP would like to thank the public and the media for their assistance,” said a spokesperson.


Richmond RCMP is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing person

Petru (Peter) Oltean originally hails from Kelowna. His family has been unable to contact him for an extended period of time and he is believed to be transient in the lower mainland.

Peter is described as:

  • Caucasian male
  • 49-years old
  • five-foot-eight (173 cm) tall
  • Thin build, ~ 130 Lbs (59 kg)
  • Brown hair
  • Brown eyes

“The photo provided is the best we could obtain,” said Cpl. Dennis Hwang of the Richmond RCMP, in a press release. “His appearance may have changed. His family and police are concerned about his safety and well-being and would very much like him make contact with us.”

Anyone with information as to Petru’s whereabouts is urged to contact their local police.

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