Listen Live

HomeNewsRCMP searching for missing man near Dease Lake

RCMP searching for missing man near Dease Lake

Police are looking to the public for information about the possible whereabouts of a 42 year-old Dease Lake man. 

Joseph Thomas Chief was reported missing on Friday (Jun 15) to police. 

He was last seen on Thursday (Jun 14) at around 8:30 p.m. walking along Highway 37 and was spotted near a rest stop north of Boya Lake with two dogs. 

RCMP believe Chief could be travelling to the Yukon. 

He is being described as: 

  • Indigenous male
  • Black hair
  • Dark eyes 
  • Last seen wearing a blue sweater and sweatpants 

Anyone with information or if they believe they have seen him is being asked to contact their local police by dialing 9-1-1.

Continue Reading