British Columbia Silver Alerts

Missing vulnerable people in BC that meet the criteria for a Silver Alert

David Sullivan sill missing in Vancouver

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Vancouver Police have re-opened an investigation into the disappearance of David Sullivan, who has now been missing for more than three weeks. Investigators believed he had been located safely in the United States last week, however further investigation confirmed that person was not, in fact, Mr. Sullivan.

“We are gravely concerned for Mr. Sullivan’s health and well-being, and we are doing everything we can to find him,” says Constable Steve Addison, VPD. “We are working with Mr. Sullivan’s family, as well as law enforcement agencies throughout B.C. and Canada to locate Mr. Sullivan and bring him home.”

Mr. Sullivan, 61, has dementia and diabetes. He was last seen June 27 in the area of Gore and Alexander Street, and was captured on surveillance video in the same area on June 29. At that time he was wearing a red and white checkered shirt and brown pants, and carrying a blue gym bag.

Mr. Sullivan is bald and has a round face. He stands between 5’10” and 6’ tall, and has a heavy build. He is known to wear a tag around his neck with his address on it.

VPD’s Missing Persons Unit has been actively investigating Mr. Sullivan’s disappearance since he was reported missing on July 1. Anyone who sees Mr. Sullivan should call 9-1-1 and remain with him until help arrives.

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Missing 86 y/o Ethal (Grace) BARANYK in Chilliwack

The RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance to locate Ethel ‘Grace’ Baranyk, 86, of Chilliwack. Ms. Baranyk was last seen on July 13, 2019 approximately 10:30 am by a caregiver in the 45000-block of Lenora Crescent.

She has been missing since 10:30am July 13th, 2019 and suffers from severe Dementia .

Ethel ‘Grace’ Baranyk is described as:

  •  Caucasian female.
  •  Height: 163 cm (5’4).
  •  Weight: 54 kgs. (120 lbs).
  •  Hair: Grey / White cut short and may be in rollers.
  •  Wearing a grey sweater, grey vest, and navy blue pants.

As RCMP officers supported by Chilliwack Search and Rescue continue to search for Ms. Baranyk they ask the public to remain watchful for her.

Ms. Baranyk answers to the name Grace and may appear to be disorientated or confused, says Corporal Mike Rail spokesperson for the UFVRD. Police and caregivers are concerned for Grace’s well-being and believe she may be in need of medical attention.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ethel  ‘Grace’ Baranyk is urged to contact the Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or, should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Released by

Cpl. Mike Rail

Media Relations Officer
Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment
46326 Airport Road, Chilliwack, B.C. V2P 1A5
Office: 604-702-4017
Fax: 604-702-4045