Police are seeking assistance in locating John Seeland (pictured), who was reported missing Sunday, Aug. 21, 2017. — Photo submitted by Oceanside RCMP

Police seek missing 70-year-old Nanoose Bay man

John Seeland reported missing by family Aug. 21

Oceanside RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 70-year-old Nanoose Bay man who was reported missing Sunday, Aug. 21, 2017.

Police received a report at 8:30 p.m. Aug. 21 from family members who said John David Seeland, 70, had last been heard from by email earlier that day.

The family told the RCMP they were very concerned for Seeland’s well-being. He resides near the Red Gap area in Nanoose Bay.

Seeland is described as Caucasian, with a regular build, 6-foot-3 and 250 pounds. He has grey, shoulder-length hair and green eyes.

Anyone with information on Seeland’s whereabouts is urged to call the Oceanside RCMP at 250-248-6111.

— NEWS Staff and RCMP news release