Happy Valley-Goose Bay man reported missing found safe
A 36-year-old man from Happy Valley-Goose Bay who was reported missing on Sept. 13 week who found safe four days later.
According to an RCMP release, police were contacted at approximately 9 p.m. on Sept. 13 and told the man had failed to return from a trip to his cabin on Birch Island in Lake Melville.
Happy Valley-Goose Bay Ground Search and Rescue, aided by two boats and ATVs, was deployed but did not find the man.
The search resumed at 7 a.m. on Sept. 17 with the assistance of a helicopter from Universal. The aerial search located the man at approximately 8:30 a.m. in a wooded area.
He was reported to be sitting near a fire and in good health.