RCMP in BC and Alberta continue to search for missing person James Toynton; possible sighting near Banff

Revelstoke, BC – The Revelstoke RCMP is continuing to seek the public’s help in locating James Toynton, a missing person that has not been seen since Monday September 28, 2020.

BC RCMP has learned of a possible sighting of Toynton on September 30 near Banff Alberta. As such RCMP in Alberta have been engaged in the search to find James and ensure his well-being.

BC RCMP is now releasing an updated photograph of James Toynton, which according to his family shows a true likeness to his present appearance.

RCMP is also providing a more detailed physical description for James:

Caucasian male;

22 years;

6 ft (182 cm);

slim build;

brown eyes;

short dark hair, possibly recently shaven;

stubble or a short brown beard;

Last seen wearing oversized rain boots, wool pants and a blue winter jacket with black fur

James Toynton - MISSING PERSON
James Toynton – MISSING PERSON

If you have any information about James Toynton or where he might be, please contact your local police, the Revelstoke RCMP at (250) 837-5255 or Crime Stoppers at 1(800) 222-8477.

BACKGROUND REPORT

File # 2020-3302

The Revelstoke RCMP are requesting the public’s help in locating James Toynton, a missing person that has not been seen since Monday, September 28, 2020.

On September 30, 2020 at 10:31 AM, the Revelstoke RCMP received a report of a missing person.

James is described as:

Caucasian male

6′ (182 cms)

Long dark hair

Last seen wearing oversized rain boots, wool pants and a blue winter jacket with black fur

Now has a shaved head and no facial hair

On Monday, September 28 2020, Police received a report of a man riding a bicycle along Highway 1, east of Revelstoke. Police located James who said he was going back to Ontario. Police offered to take James to Revelstoke where he could catch a bus, but he declined. He had ample food and seasonal clothing and, at the time, police had no indication there was any concern for his well-being.

James was seen on a small lime green bicycle. Family, friends and the RCMP are concerned for his mental health and safety.

If you have any information about James Toynton or where he might be, please contact the Revelstoke RCMP at (250) 837-5255 or Crime Stoppers at 1(800) 222-8477

Revelstoke RCMP



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