Police advised in a press release Wednesday they are looking for 29-year-old Joel Cumming. Photo submitted

Police advised in a press release Wednesday they are looking for 29-year-old Joel Cumming. Photo submitted

Nanaimo man goes missing over the weekend

RCMP advised in a press release Wednesday they are looking for 29-year-old Joel Cumming

Nanaimo RCMP are asking for help finding a man who hasn’t been heard from since Sunday and is dealing with personal issues.

Police advised in a press release Wednesday they are looking for 29-year-old Joel Cumming.

“[He] has not been heard from since Sunday, Oct. 7, and has been dealing with some significant personal issues, which has his family and friends extremely concerned for his personal safety,” the press release notes. “An extensive search by family, friends and police has proven negative.”

Cumming is Caucasian, 5-foot-10, 170 pounds and has blond hair and blue eyes. He is believed to be wearing a black hoodie with white lettering on the front, khaki-coloured pants and black shoes with white stripes. He may also be carrying a green backpack.

Anyone who knows Cumming’s whereabouts is asked to call 911. To remain anonymous, visit www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com or call 1-800-22-8477.