UPDATE: 11-year-old Nanaimo boy found safe and sound

UPDATE: 11-year-old Nanaimo boy found safe and sound

Rohan Baptiste was last seen at 7 p.m. Wednesday on Finlayson Street

UPDATE: “The Nanaimo RCMP is pleased to share that the 11 year old male reported missing on Thursday July 30, 2020 has been located safe and sound.”

ORIGINAL: Police are asking for the public’s help to find an 11-year-old boy who has been missing since last night.

According to a Nanaimo RCMP press release, Rohan Baptiste was last seen at about 7 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Finlayson Street.

“Given his age his caregivers and friends are extremely worried for his safety and well-being,” the press release noted.

Baptiste is an indigenous youth, 5-foot-3, 120 pounds and has dark hair with blond streaks. Baptiste was last seen wearing a black jacket with white stripes, black track pants with white stripes and black Crocs.

Anyone with information on Baptiste’s whereabouts is asked to call the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345.



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Police hope the public can help locate Rohan Baptiste, 11, who has not been seen since Wednesday. (Photo submitted)

Police hope the public can help locate Rohan Baptiste, 11, who has not been seen since Wednesday. (Photo submitted)

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