Benjamin Palluq

Benjamin Palluq of Iqaluit has not been seen for more than a week. (Courtesy of Ron Wassink)

Iqaluit RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating a young man who has not been seen for more than a week.

Benjamin Palluq is described as 5 feet, 10 inches tall, with a slender build, short, dark hair and a missing front tooth.

He is normally seen hanging out at the NorthMart or the Royal Bank building. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the Iqaluit RCMP detachment at 979-0123.