Mounties renew plea for public assistance as they search for Yellowkife-area man

Photo of Glenn Field courtesy of RCMP

Yellowknife RCMP are again asking for the public’s help as they continue to look for a missing man.

According to a news release from the Mounties issued Friday, they continue to search for Glenn Harold Field, 63, who they first reported missing a week ago.

“Any kind of information on Mr. Field, even if it does not seem relevant, could be helpful to the RCMP, and could assist with the investigation,” police state.

Field has grey hair, grey/blue eyes, is 178 cm or 5′ 8″ tall, and weighs about 77 kg or 170 pounds.

RCMP say Field is reported to spend most of his time on the land, in the area of Rolfe Lake, 150 kilometres northeast of Yellowknife and 72 kilometres due east of Gordon Lake.

An RCMP search crew travelled to the area, but did not locate Mr. Field, Mounties state.

He is known to have regular contact with people and businesses in Yellowknife.

RCMP received a report that he has not made contact recently.

The exact date of last contact is not known, RCMP state.

Police are asking anyone with information on Mr. Field to call Yellowknife RCMP at 669-1111, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, (click on “submit a web tip”) or text: “nwtnutips” plus your message to 274637.

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John McFadden
John has been in the broadcast journalism industry since the 1980s. He has been a reporter in Yellowknife since 2012 and joined CKLB in January of 2018. John covers the crime and court beat as well as reporting on other areas including politics, business, entertainment and sports. He won seven national community newspaper awards while he was a journalist with Northern News Services Limited (NNSL). John worked in Ontario before coming North including stints as a TV sportscaster in Peterborough and senior news writer for CBC and CTV in downtown Toronto.