RCMP in Yellowknife are investigating the disappearance of a homeless man.

Jacques Perreault was last seen around 11:30 p.m. on Friday at a local gas station. Family members say he was filling up jerry cans for a trip in the bush.

He was staying at a cabin about 20 kilometres outside Yellowknife.

Anyone with information on Perrault's whereabouts is asked to contact the Yellowknife RCMP.