The Nanaimo RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 44-year-old Jason Diraddo. Investigators were contacted by his mother on October 8, 2021 and informed that she has not heard from her son since July of 2021.

Diraddo is of no fixed address and is known to utilize emergency resources in Nanaimo. Officers have attended to the various homeless encampments and areas where marginalized individuals are known to gather but with no success or leads on where he may be.

Diraddo is a Caucasian man, 5 ft.7, 150 pounds, and the picture provided is recent. Of note, he has a tattoo of a bulldog on his upper left arm.

If anyone has information on the whereabouts of Jason Diraddo, please call the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345, and quote file # 2021-37752.