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)

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