A missing Nova Scotia man has been found in a wooded area near his house and taken to hospital with minor injuries.
Wayne Mervin Kaizer, 55, was reported missing on Sunday and found on Tuesday morning, according to RCMP.
Through the efforts of the Lunenburg District RCMP and the Lunenburg County Ground Search and Rescue, Kaizer was found near his Gold River home.
He was taken by paramedics to the South Shore Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Lunenburg District RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 55-year-old Wayne Mervin Kaizer of Gold River who was last seen by a family member on June 22.
Kaizer is an Indigenous man and described as 5-foot-2, approximately 120 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. The only clothing description available is that Kaizer always wears jeans.
Kaizer does not have a vehicle or cell phone and has no access to finances. He does travel to Chester and Bridgewater areas on a regular basis.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Mr. Kaizer is asked to contact the Chester RCMP Detachment at 1-902-275-3583. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.