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Update: Missing person found deceased
A 76-year-old man from Lower Onslow who was reported missing today, has been located deceased.
The death is not believed to be suspicious in nature, however the investigation into the death is ongoing.
Missing person: Help the RCMP find Gerald Hatfield
Colchester RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance to locate 76-year-old Gerald Hatfield of Lower Onslow who was last seen Saturday, December 26 in Lower Onslow at approximately 6:30 p.m.
Gerald Hatfield is described as white, 5-foot-6 and 90 pounds, grey hair and brown eyes. No clothing description is available. Hatfield may be driving a green Nissan Sentra with Nova Scotia licence plate ETZ 860.
When someone goes missing, it has deep and far-reaching impacts for the person and those that know them. We ask that people spread the word through social media respectfully.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Hatfield is asked to contact Colchester RCMP at 902-893-6820. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.