Mounties in western Manitoba say that a man who hadn't been heard from in over a month has been safely located.

The Minnedosa RCMP says that they received a report of a missing male from the RM of Glenella-Lansdowne the morning of January 6, 2024.

According to the report, the man was last seen at a residence on Highway 16 in the municipality on November 27, 2023. The RCMP says that he was in contact with a family member, but he has not been heard from since.

On Friday, January 12, 2024, the RCMP sent out a release saying the man had been found.

Family and police were concerned for his well-being and thanked the public for their assistance in locating him.

The man's name and picture have been removed to protect his privacy.