Nanaimo RCMP ask for assistance locating man with significant medical issues

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Nanaimo RCMP is asking for public assistance locating a man who was reported missing on Jan. 29.

Darian Newell, 26, has significant medical issues and was reported missing by his caregivers, who were concerned for his safety, according to RCMP.

Newell is a White male, 5 ft. 10, 160 lbs. Police said the picture provided is recent.

He is known to frequent downtown Nanaimo and Maffeo Sutton Park, but has no fixed address.

Anyone with information on Newell’s location can call the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345 and quote file # 2021-3457.

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