Thursday, October 6, 2022
ADVT 
National

Search for Victoria man missing in Spain

Darpan News Desk The Canadian Press, 08 Aug, 2022 02:41 PM
  • Search for Victoria man missing in Spain

VICTORIA - A British Columbia man is missing in Spain and police in Victoria are working with Spanish investigators to find him.

A statement from Victoria police says 67-year-old Scott Graham was last seen in Madrid when he visited the Canadian Embassy in the Spanish capital on July 15.

An active missing persons case is underway in Spain and Victoria police are matching those efforts by issuing their own appeal, in Spanish and English.

The statement says Graham suffers from a medical condition that could become life-threatening if he does not receive daily medication, and his family is "deeply concerned" about the disappearance.

Investigators in Victoria say they have learned Graham may have visited a hospital located on Madrid's north side, but the outcome of the visit is unknown.

Anyone who has seen Graham in Spain is asked to report the sighting to Spanish police, while information about him outside Spain should be passed to Victoria investigators.

MORE National ARTICLES

Heat wave continues across parts of Canada

Heat wave continues across parts of Canada

The warning from the national weather agency covers broad regions of southern Ontario, Nova Scotia, Alberta and B.C. Environment Canada says maximum temperatures are expected to reach or surpass 30 C and hit the low forties when combined with humidity.

Heat wave continues across parts of Canada

CRA says it has $1.4 billion in uncashed cheques

CRA says it has $1.4 billion in uncashed cheques

The federal agency says it has approximately $1.4 billion worth of uncashed cheques in its coffers that have accumulated over the years, with some dating back to 1998. Each year, the CRA issues millions of payments in the form of benefits and refunds, but some cheques remain uncashed for various reasons, including misplacing a cheque or changing addresses.

CRA says it has $1.4 billion in uncashed cheques

3 people dead in a crash in BC's Interior, 2 people were seniors from Vancouver

3 people dead in a crash in BC's Interior, 2 people were seniors from Vancouver

Two seniors from Vancouver, a 71 year old man and 65 year old woman died on the spot. The driver of the pickup truck was taken to hospital with undetermined injuries. Impaired driving is suspected as a contributing cause to this collision.

3 people dead in a crash in BC's Interior, 2 people were seniors from Vancouver

6 Richmond RCMP investigations result in one suspect pleading guilty to seven charges

6 Richmond RCMP investigations result in one suspect pleading guilty to seven charges

The offences included a commercial break and enter in the 11000 block of Bridgeport Rd on January 30, 2022 and a commercial break and enter to a business in the 8000 block of Granville Ave on February 9, 2022.

6 Richmond RCMP investigations result in one suspect pleading guilty to seven charges

Canadians urged to donate blood as supplies low

Canadians urged to donate blood as supplies low

The organization says it currently has only four days worth of O+ blood type supply and five days worth of O- and B- blood types, along with six days worth of A- blood type and seven days worth of A+ and B+ blood types. Spokeswoman Delphine Denis says collections have been steadily decreasing since July 1.

Canadians urged to donate blood as supplies low

Suppression efforts for Okanagan, B.C., wildfire

Suppression efforts for Okanagan, B.C., wildfire

The nearly 60-square-kilometre wildfire is located about 21 kilometres southwest of Penticton. It has prompted an evacuation order of more than 500 properties and put more than 1,000 others under orders to be ready to leave at short notice.

Suppression efforts for Okanagan, B.C., wildfire

PrevNext