Hamilton police searching for missing 42-year-old man

Hamilton police say Jerry Bokma, 42, was last seen on Friday afternoon.

Jerry Bokma was last seen on Friday afternoon

Police have supplied a picture of Bokma, 42.

Hamilton police are asking for the public’s help in the search for a missing 42-year-old man.

Jerry Bokma left his East Mountain home on Pritchard Road around 4 p.m. on Friday and hasn't been seen since, police said in a Saturday news release.

He may have visited a business in the lower city, in the area of Gibson Avenue and Barton Street East. 

Police say they are concerned about his well-being.

Bokma was last seen wearing a green rain jacket, work boots and a black backpack.

He is described as six feet tall, 155 lbs., with light brown or blonde hair that may be tied in a pony tail.

Police ask anyone with information on Bokma’s whereabouts to call the Division 3 staff sergeant at 905-546-3886 or the Station 30 front desk at 905-546-4930.