On August 8, 2018 at approximately 11:00 p.m., Whitbourne RCMP responded to a call of a missing man who was berry picking along a dirt road between Markland and Colinet.
Search efforts to locate 67 year-old Harvey Rowe of Broad Cove are continuing.
Mr. Rowe is described as 5 foot 7 inches, 130 pounds and wearing dark-colored clothing, including a ball cap, pants, jacket and sneakers.
Police from Placentia and Whitbourne detachments, RCMP Police Dog Services, Ground Search and Rescue members of the Avalon North Wolverines, and helicopters from Fire and Emergency Services Air Support are all on scene assisting in the search.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Mr. Rowe, please contact the Whitbourne RCMP at 709-759-2600. To remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (TIPS is 8477), by Secure Web Tips at www.nlcrimestoppers.com, or by downloading our free and secure mobile app. Search your App Store for "P3 Tips". Electronic tips submitted to Crime Stoppers are encrypted, entirely confidential and completely anonymous.