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Missing autistic man last spotted in Richmond

Richmond RCMP are looking for this man, Anthony Papa. -
Richmond RCMP are looking for this man, Anthony Papa.
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Richmond RCMP are asking for help in locating a "high risk" man last seen Thursday in the Blundell neighbourhood.

Anthony Papa is a 40-year-old caucasian, five foot one, approximately 130 pounds (59 kilograms), with short dark brown hair and hazel eyes.

According to a news release issues Friday afternoon, Papa was last seen at the playground of Steveston-London Secondary wearing a black T-shirt with a fluorescent "Muscle Pharm" logo, blue jeans and black shoes.

Police say Papa is autistic and known to enjoy riding public transit and travelling throughout Metro Vancouver. He has gone missing in the past—later found in Maple Ridge and Surrey.

Mounties have advised transit authorities. Anyone spotting Papa is asked to call Richmond RCMP at 604-278-1212.

 

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