UPDATE: Oct. 21, 4:15 p.m.
The RCMP has confirmed that the 17-year-old male youth reported missing has been located safe and sound.
Kelowna RCMP is requesting public assistance in locating a missing Kelowna resident.
Kaden Madge, 17, was last seen on Tuesday, Oct. 19 leaving his workplace in the 1500 block of Banks Road. Friends and family report that it is out of character for him to be out of contact for this long and the police are concerned for his health and well-being. The RCMP says Madge may be in the Castlegar area.
Police describe Madge as a Caucasian male who is 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) tall. He weighs approximately 252 lb (114 kg) and has long wavy brown hair and brown eyes. He also wears braces and is described as having a heavy build.
Madge may be driving a light brown 2003 Chevrolet Malibu sedan with a B.C. license plate LM228X.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Madge is urged to contact local police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
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