Columbia Valley RCMP reported this evening that a missing 22-year-old Columbia Valley man, Dorian Sawatzky, has been found deceased near Invermere.
Currently, the death is not believed to be suspicious. Columbia Valley RCMP and BC Coroners Service are continuing their investigations into the matter, reported Sgt. Bob Vatamaniuck, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment commander.
Sawatzky was last seen on September 20 in the Black Forest area of Invermere.
“The Columbia Valley RCMP would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to everyone that assisted the RCMP in searching for Dorian,” Sgt. Vatamaniuck said.
Columbia Valley RCMP are looking to locate Dorian Grant Sawatzky. He is22 years old, approximately 5’8”, 130lbs, caucasian with short brown hair.
He walks with a right side limp due to some right leg medical issues. Dorian was last seen wearing camo style shorts, a grey baseball hat and black and grey Adidas jacket and may be carrying a black backpack.
Last witnessed in the Invermere area on Wednesday, September 20th. His family has not heard from him in a week and describe this as uncharacteristic.
If you know of Dorian’s whereabouts please contact the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment at 250-342-9292 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).