Nfld. & Labrador

Man found safe after being reported missing at Cape Spear

The Royal Newfoundland and Constabulary say the man was found safely shortly before 3 p.m. Monday.
The missing man was found safe near Cape Spear on Monday afternoon. (Mark Quinn/CBC)

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says a 49-year-old man reported missing near Cape Spear has been found safe. 

He was found shortly before 3 p.m. Monday. 

Police tweeted earlier in the afternoon that there were "concerns for his safety."

Rovers Search and Rescue, and fire officials assisted with the operation, which was based in the parking lot at Cape Spear. Police had asked people to stay away from the area while the operation was underway.

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