Iqaluit’s RCMP is asking the public for help to locate a missing 18-year-old male last seen leaving the Iqaluit International Airport on Thursday, March 13, at 11 a.m.
Ambar Roy was visiting his parents in Iqaluit and was scheduled to fly out on March 12, but missed his flight, according to an RCMP news release issued on Monday.
He was last seen leaving the airport on Thursday, March 14, at 11 a.m.
“Mr. Roy did not remain at the airport after the missed flight on the 12th,” an RCMP spokesperson said in an email. “Timelines indicate he had returned to the airport on the 13th and again on the 14th, but a travel ticket was not issued.”
Roy is described as five-foot-seven tall, weighing 135 pounds and having a slim build. He has black hair, brown eyes and is South Asian.
The young man was last seen wearing jeans, a camouflage sweater, a blue sweater and brown running shoes with a white print, carrying an olive-coloured backpack.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Iqaluit RCMP Detachment at (867) 979-0123 or, in the event of urgent information, the Nunavut RCMP Dispatch Center at (867) 979-1111.