Sunday , 16 January 2022
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Missing: 30-year-old Quade Ballantyne

Melfort RCMP continue to actively search for 30-year-old Quade Ballantyne.

“We’re experiencing dangerously cold weather right now and that adds to our concerns for Quade,” says S/Sgt. Adare Guest of the Melfort RCMP. “Based on investigation, current search efforts are targeting the City of Melfort and the immediate surrounding area. Police officers continue to conduct searches on foot, by snowmobile and drone in efforts to locate him.”

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Local fire services, Ministry of Environment Conservation Officers, RCMP officers from neighbouring detachments and Saskatchewan RCMP Police Dog Services are assisting.

Investigators ask residents of Melfort and area to check their properties, particularly outbuildings, for any signs of Quade and/or clothing or items that seem out of place.

Anyone who has information on Quade’s whereabouts should call Melfort RCMP at 306-752-6420. Information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1‐800‐222‐TIPS (8477).

About Arthur C. Green

Arthur C. Green is an award winning journalist and is from Whitbourne Newfoundland. Green graduated from the CNA Journalism Program. Arthur also studied Business Marketing and Political Science at Memorial University in Essex England and St. John's Newfoundland. Green has worked for such organizations as CBC, CBC Radio, NTV, Saltwire, Great West Media, CKLB Radio, River Radio, Vista Radio, and Postmedia. He also loves Jiggs Dinner and can fillet a Codfish.