NEWS RELEASE · 17th May 2010
RCMP are asking for public assistance in locating an elderly male who has gone missing somewhere between Kitwanga and Terrace.
Aage (pronounced Aug-ee) Engholm left his residence in Kitwanga on May 13th at approximately 14:30 hrs bound for Terrace via Highway 16.
Engholm is described as an elderly male, 5"1", 187 lbs with grey hair and blue eyes. He is believed to be driving a red 2008 Ford Escape bearing BC Licence plate "501 BTV".
Extensive aerial and ground searches have been conducted along Highway 16 between Kitwanga and Terrace and along the Skeena River which runs adjacent to Highway 16. The search continues.
Anyone with any information about Engholm or his vehicle is asked to contact their local RCMP detachment.