UPDATE - Steinbach RCMP looking for missing man

July 28, 2020
Steinbach, Manitoba

News release


Peter Hawkins
Peter Hawkins

Steinbach RCMP continue to search for missing 47-year-old Christopher Peter Hawkins (prefers to go by Peter) who has not been active on social media and has yet to make contact with his friends and family.

At around noon on May 29, 2020, he took a taxi from the RM of Ste. Anne to Betula Lake, in Whiteshell Provincial Park.

have obtained surveillance video showing a taxi cab driving in Betula Lake Resort at 4:32 pm on May 29, 2020. The taxi stops just out of sight of the camera, Peter is dropped off and is last seen walking towards a path that leads to the provincial campground.

Hawkins is described as approximately 5'11", 180 pounds, with dark brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a red t-shirt and grey pants.

"This is every mother's worst nightmare," said Julie Hawkins, Peter's mother. "We miss Peter so much and are hoping someone has seen him or has information on where he may be and calls police. We just want to know he's okay."

The RCMP continues to ask anyone with information to call the Steinbach RCMP at 204-326-1234, Lac Du Bonnet RCMP at 204-345-8685, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.


Contact information

Cpl. Julie Courchaine, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations

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File number: 2020-815640

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