UPDATE: John Michael Klassen has been safely located


St-Pierre-Jolys RCMP are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing 49-year-old man.

John Michael Klassen from Grunthal, who also goes by the name John Fillmore, was last in contact with family in August.

It is believed he travelled to Ontario during the summer but his family hasn’t heard from him in a couple of months and are now concerned.

RCMP say he could be in Ontario, near Mindemoya or M’Chigeeng First Nation.

John is described as 5’9”, 170 lbs with brown hair and hazel eyes. He is a double-leg amputee who uses prosthetic legs. He is believed to be driving a 2014 black Dodge pick-up truck with British Columbia licence plate 51036.

Anyone with information on Klassen's whereabouts is asked to call St-Pierre-Jolys RCMP at 204-433-7908 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.