Family reaching out for help to locate missing Cawston man

Kevin Prentice reported to RCMP that his brother Michael Prentice has been missing for four weeks.

Michael Prentice has not been seen since July 19 in Cawston

Michael Prentice has not been seen since July 19 in Cawston

A family is reaching out to the public in hopes that they have seen a missing man.

On Tuesday, Kevin Prentice reported to RCMP that his brother Michael Prentice was missing. Kevin was supposed to meet Michael in Vernon four weeks ago, but he did not show.

The missing man had indicated to his friends on Facebook that he was hitchhiking to Vernon from Cawston He has not been seen since July 19 in Cawston.

Prentice is described as a 35-year-old Caucasian male, six feet tall and 205 pounds. Anyone that has seen this man or know of his whereabouts is asked to contact the nearest RCMP detachment or call Keremeos RCMP at 250-499-5511.