Please help us spread the word about Joel Arkinson out of Vancouver, British Columbia by sharing this report.
UPDATE: The British Columbia Missing Report advises that according to media sources the body of Joel Arkinson has been discovered on Mitchell Island. Police say his death is not suspicious and the investigation has now been turned over to the BC Coroners Service. We would like to thank everyone who assisted by sharing this report.
ORIGINAL ARTICLE: VANCOUVER — The VanPD is asking for the local public’s assistance in locating missing 29 year old Joel Arkinson out of the Vancouver, British Columbia area.
Joel was last seen on June 1, 2017.
He told his family that he intended to go camping in a tent. However, these plans were not confirmed and his destination is not known.
His lack of contact with friends and family is out of character and cause for concern.
He is believed to be carrying a large backpack.
Joel is described as:
• GENDER: Male.
• ETHNICITY: Caucasian.
• HAIR: Brown.
• HEIGHT: 6 feet 5 inches.
• WEIGHT: 225 pounds.
• OTHER: He usually wears glasses and often has a heavy beard.
Do you know something?
If you have any information in regards to Joel’s whereabouts, you are being asked to contact the VanPD at (604) 717-3321 immediately.
Want to stay anonymous?
If you wish to remain anonymous with your information, you are welcome to call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
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