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Boater missing in Cloud Lake

Boater missing after his abandoned boat discovered near Torbrook

Annapolis Valley and Kings District RCMP are asking for the publics help in locating 67 year old Burpee Leslie Banks.

Last evening at 7:00, a concerned citizen reported seeing an abandoned boat in the water at Cloud Lake, near Torbrook.

Banks is described as a white male, 6 feet tall and weighing 170 lbs with green eyes and black and grey hair.

Multiple RCMP detachments and fire departments searched the area yesterday, and additional search and rescue teams will be in the area this morning.

RCMP are would like to speak with anyone who was travelling on Fire Lane, in the Cloud Lake area, or those who were boating on Cloud Lake on Friday, April 13, 2018.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Burpee Banks or may have seen him is asked to call Annapolis County District RCMP at 902-665-4481, or contact Crime Stoppers.


Matthew Moore

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