Missing person to locate: Joseph Thomas Chief

June 18, 2022
Watson Lake, Whitehorse, Yukon

News release


Joseph Thomas Chief

Dease Lake RCMP are asking for the public's assistance to locate a missing 42-year old man.

Joseph Thomas Chief was reported missing to police on June 15, 2022. He was last seen last seen at approximately 8:30 p.m. on June 14, walking along with two dogs, on Highway 37 near a rest stop north of Boya Lake.

Joseph Chief is described as:

  • an Indigenous male
  • black hair
  • dark eyes
  • 42-years old
  • last seen wearing a blue sweater and sweatpants

It is believed Joseph Chief could be traveling to the Yukon.

Anyone with information about, or who believes they have seen him, is asked to contact local police by calling 9-1-1.

Released by:

Cst. Clancy Newton
Dease Lake RCMP
(250) 771-4111


Contact information

Yukon RCMP - Media Relations

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