Vancouver police issue urgent appeal to help find missing senior with brain injury | CBC News
Vancouver Police are appealing for help to find a senior with a brain injury who disappeared Friday after heading out for a walk in South Burnaby.
“We are extremely concerned for the welfare of Thomas Tremblay, and we’re asking anyone who lives in the South Burnaby area to check their yards, sheds, or any unlocked vehicles to see if he sought shelter from the freezing cold,” said Sgt. Steve Addison with the VPD.
“With snow falling overnight and temperatures below freezing, we are in a race against time to bring him home safely.”
Tremblay, 68, left his home near Fraser Street and East 53rd Avenue around 12:30 p.m. Friday. He told his caregiver he was heading out for a walk, but failed to return at dinnertime, as expected.
VPD investigators believe he last used his Compass Card…