Update on missing personThe Halifax Regional Police would like to inform the media and members of the public that John Chase who was reported missing from the Nova Scotia Hospital – Mayflower Unit Monday, has been located safe and sound in Amherst yesterday and has now been returned to the NS Hospital.
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Halifax Regional Police is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a man reported missing from the Nova Scotia Hospital – Mayflower Unit.
Twenty-nine year old John Chase was reported missing to police at 6:37 p.m. on Monday, May 19, he was last seen at 12:00 p.m. when he left the facility.
Mr. Chase is described as a white male, 5’ 9”, 217 lbs, he has dark hair and a bushy beard. He was last seen wearing a black hat, t-shirt, black pants, he was carrying a back pack and a guitar.
As a result of the on-going investigation, police have re-traced the steps of Mr. Chase and now have information that leads police to believe that Mr. Chase now represents a danger to himself.
Halifax Regional Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of John Chase to contact police at 490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.