CANCELLED: Missing Person; Andreas Hansen (85 years old)

Alert Cancelled: Subject was found at around 19:00 on Sept 16 2014


Sunshine Coast
File # 2014-6612
2014-09-16 08:49 PDT

Photograph of 85 year old Andreas Hansen, missing from his home in SecheltSechelt – The Sunshine Coast RCMP are looking for information on the whereabouts of 85 year old Andreas Hansen, who was reported missing from his Crowsten Road residence yesterday afternoon.

Hansen was last seen by his caregiver outside of his residence at approximately 2pm on the 15th of September. Hansen has dementia and had recently started wandering off from his home.

Hansen was reported missing to the RCMP at approximately 5pm after friends searched the area of his home and places he had frequented. Search and Rescue were immediately deployed and searched several areas until 2am.

Hansen does not have a drivers licence and his vehicles are accounted for.

Hansen was last seen wearing light coloured blue jeans, brown slip-on shoes, checkered shirt, suspenders and a dark blue baseball cap. He is described as Caucasian, grey hair, blue eyes, 178 cm tall (5 foot 10) and 95 kg (209 pounds).

The Sunshine Coast RCMP and Search and Rescue will be continuing with their search for Mr. Hansen today and are asking that anyone reporting seeing any male matching his description to call 9-1-1 immediately.

Released by

Sgt. Steven Chubey

Media Relations Officer
Sunshine Coast RCMP
5800 Teredo Street, Sechelt, BC V0N 3A0
Office: 604-885-2266
Fax: 604-885-9473
Email: bcrcmp@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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