Clearwater RCMP is asking for the public’s help in finding Daniel Ritchie, whose rental Ford pickup truck was reported abandoned 14 kilometres up the 1130 Forest Service Rd., off of Dunn Lake Road in East Blackpool, which is about 120 kilometres north of Kamloops.
Ritchie was last heard from on Wednesday, Oct. 13. His regular vehicle is in for repairs in Kamloops. The rental truck found abandoned was rented on Oct. 8 and was due to be returned this weekend.
Police say Ritchie had some days off, but is scheduled to return to work in Valemount on Monday, Oct. 18.
Ritchie, 35, is white, stands 5-foot-8, weighs 176 pounds (80 kilograms) and has brown hair and brown eyes.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ritchie is urged to contact their local police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).