UPDATED Man missing from Ponoka Centennial Centre located

UPDATED Ponoka RCMP say have been in contact with Jesse Ashton

UPDATED: According to a press release from Ponoka RCMP, a man missing from the centennial Centre is no longer being sought.

“The Ponoka RCMP have been in contact with Jessie Ashton. Information is no longer being sought in relation to his whereabouts.”

ORIGINAL STORY

Ponoka RCMP ask the public’s help in locating a man who went missing April 4.

Police say Jessie Aaron Ashton, 34, was reported missing from the Ponoka Centennial Centre for Mental Health and Brain Injury and they are concerned for his safety. Investigators ask the public if they know of Ashton’s whereabouts.

He is described as Caucasian at five feet, nine inches tall weighing about 163 pounds. He has blue eyes and brown hair with a short beard and moustache.

Please call the Ponoka RCMP at 403-783-4472, or your local police detachment if anyone knows where he is. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS.

Just Posted

Fishing in Sylvan Lake: species in need of recovery this year

Current concern for Sylvan Lake is overharvest of Walleye and Northern Pike

Legion offers more to the community

Not just a place to remember, the Legion is starting Open Mic Nights

Central Alberta Theatre is gearing up to present Neil LaBute’s Some Girl(s)

Opening night is April 20th with shows running through to May 5th.

Burman U prof publishes international development book

The Development Trap: How Thinking Big Fails the Poor looks to challenge perceptions

Health Minister Sarah Hoffman discusses Community Paramedic Program

Hoffman was in Red Deer meeting with patients who have used the service

WATCH: Central Albertan receives award for aiding RCMP officer in arrest

Lonnie Amundson, rugby player, tackled a fleeing suspect to help ailing officer

Producer, DJ Avicii found dead at 28

Swedish-born artist Tim Bergling, was found in Muscat, Oman

Trudeau ends 3-country tour with global reputation, alliances intact

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau finds footing on the world stage after China and India controversies

Leafs’ Matthews has top-selling jersey, edging Crosby, McDavid: NHL

Austin Matthews jersey sales top Pittsburgh Penguins’ Sidney Crosby, Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid

Victims grant may miss needy parents due to eligibility rules: report

Only 29 of 50 applicants between 2013 and 2017 received the grant across Canada, a federal report says

Three suspects charged with 38 crimes after Wetaskiwin carjacking

RCMP Rural Crime Reduction Project starts strong in Wetaskiwin

4-20: Pot activists continue their fight beyond legalization

Cannabis activists say there is still a lot to fight for beyond legalization

Comey memos: Trump talks of jailed journalists and ‘hookers’

A 15 page document written by former FBI Director James Comey about dealings with Trump is released to press

UPDATED: Prince Charles to be next Commonwealth leader

Prince Charles to succeed his mother Queen Elizabeth II as head of the 53-nation alliance

Most Read