Search underway for Nelson man

Daniel Sookero has not been seen since Tuesday, May 20

An RCMP helicopter search has been conducted of the 6 Mile road and Kokanee Glacier areas.

The Nelson RCMP are seeking the public’s help in locating a 53 year old man who has not been seen since Tuesday May 20th. The male, Daniel Sookero is described as 5′-8″ tall, 172 lbs, brown hair and green eyes. He is believed to be driving his 2006 gray Toyota Tundra pick-up truck BC Licence DX3307, with roof racks on top. Mr., Sookero failed to show up for work on Tuesday and was last seen driving north across the Nelson bridge. This behaviour is out of character for Mr Sookero, friends and family are concerned for his well being.  Anyone with information or who may have seen him is asked to contact the RCMP at 250-352-2156.

 

Sgt. Darryl Little

NCO I/C

Central Kootenay Regional RCMP.

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