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UPDATE: Missing South Okanagan man found deceased

(Update: Oct. 17, 2019): The body of 36-year-old Phillip Shuhmacher from Kaleden was found today, according to the RCMP.

Police said that the cause of death is not considered suspicious at this time, but the BC Coroners Service is involved in the investigation.

Shuhmacher has been missing since Oct. 3, 2019. He was last seen on Oct. 2 at his parent's residence on their security footage.

(Original story: Oct. 4, 2019)

The Penticton RCMP are requesting the public’s help in locating a missing person that has not been seen since Oct. 2 2019.

<who>Photo credit: Penticton RCMP

Phillip Shuhmacher was last seen on Thursday at 2:28 pm, at his parent's residence in Kaleden. He was observed on the video camera at the front door of the house, but has not been seen since.

Shuhmacher, 36-years-old, is described as:

  • Caucasian male
  • 6’ tall
  • 117 lbs
  • Thin build
  • Green eyes
  • Brown hair
  • Fair complexion

Police say that they are concerned for Shuhmacher's wellbeing. If you have any information about Phillip, or where he might be, please contact the Penticton RCMP at (250) 492-4300 or Crime Stoppers at 1(800) 222-8477

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