UPDATED: Missing Botwood man found

78 year old was missing since April 18


Published on April 19, 2017

Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP are requesting the public's assistance in locating 78 year-old Terry Porter of Botwood.

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A man from Botwood that was reported missing Wednesday was found in the Grand Falls-Windsor area later that evening.

Terry Porter, 78, had been last seen on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at approximately 7:15 p.m. , according to a police press release issued early Wednesday evening. He was driving a 1996 white Chevrolet Lumina in the areas of Grand Falls-Windsor and Botwood at the time.

About five hours later, the RCMP reported Porter had been located along with his vehicle. He was being assessed by medical personnel, but no specifics were provided as to the condition of the man.

Porter is described as 5’9” tall, thin build with grey hair. He was wearing a grey coat, black pants, brown winter boots and a camouflage cap. He also walks with the aid of crutches.