Missing Man In Waweig Reported Safe And In Good Health

Posted on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 09:24 AM

A large presence of Ground Search and Rescue teams Monday morning on Highway #127 was prompted by a missing St. Stephen area man.

RCMP say they were investigating a man reported missing from a residence in Waweig.

Crews from Ground Search & Rescue from Charlotte County, Carelton County, York Sunbury and Tri-County GSAR's took part in the search, along with the police dog service and an RCMP drone.

Police say the man became disoriented in the woods, but was able to make his way to a family member's house in St. David Ridge by 7am Monday morning, making contact with family and searchers by 8:30am.

RCMP say the man was safe and in good health.