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Mark Rendell

RCMP Seek Man Missing From Hospital

Roland Yendo is not considered a threat to public safety, but police have been looking for him since last night.

RCMP are asking for public assistance locating a man who disappeared from the hospital yesterday evening.

Roland Yendo, 58, was last seen leaving Stanton Territorial Hospital around 6:00 p.m..

He’s described as “as 5’8” tall, weighing 170 lbs, with “salt and pepper” hair, brown eyes, missing teeth, and is of Aboriginal descent. He was “last seen wearing a black leather jacket and blue jeans, and running shoes.”

RCMP say Yendo’s “absence from the hospital is not believed to place the public at any increased risk.”

"Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Roland YENDO should please call the Yellowknife RCMP at 867-669-1111 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 www.nwtnutips.com, click on "submit a web tip" text: nwtnutips to 274637."