83-year-old man missing from Blissfield

RCMP are seeking the public's assistance in locating an 83-year-old man from Blissfield, who has been missing since Thursday and requires medication for some health conditions.

William Gaston was last seen Thursday afternoon

RCMP are seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing 83-year-old man from Blissfield.

William Gaston is in relatively good shape, but he does require medication for some health conditions, Const. Eric Anderson stated in a news release.

Gaston was last seen Thursday at about 3 p.m., driving his truck along Route 8 near the Green Bye Road.

He enjoys the outdoors, especially being out in the woods, said Anderson.

Gaston is described as being between five-foot-eight-inches and five-foot-10 inches tall, with a slightly heavy set build, balding grey hair and glasses. He walks with a cane.

His truck is a navy blue 2000 GMC Sierra with a veteran's licence plate, WP 498.

Gaston was last seen wearing dark jeans, a long sleeve shirt, and a baseball cap with an Air Force logo on the front.