Update - August 8, 2012 (3:15 p.m.)
Please be advised that Mr. King was located safe and sound today in St. John New Brunswick. HRP thanks citizens for their concern and assistance.
For Immediate Release Halifax Regional Police Media ReleaseAugust 7, 2012 (10:19 p.m.)
Police Requesting Public’s Assistance
alifax Regional Police is seeking the public's help locating a missing North Sydney man.
Eighty-two year-old William Francis King has gone missing from the North Sydney area but is believed to have been seen in downtown Halifax over the past two days. Mr. King is described as an Aboriginal male, 6', 170 lbs. with white hair and a small white moustache. He was last seen wearing a dark ball cap, a light spring jacket and tan pants.
Mr. King suffers from dementia and we are concerned for his safety. We ask that Mr. King or anyone with information on his whereabouts contact Halifax Regional Police at 490-5020.