UPDATE: Missing Corner Brook teen found

Cory Hurley cory.hurley@tc.tc
Published on May 27, 2014
Patrick Gallant, 16, was reported missing from Western Memotrial Regional Hospital today.
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A 16-year-old reported missing from Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook has been located.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary reported Patrick Gallant was located less than an hour after issuing the missing person's advisory this evening.

Patrick Gallant had been last seen at about 12:15 p.m. today. He is described as 5’6” tall and weighing 175 pounds. He has short brown hair and brown eyes. He also has tattoos on his left upper arm and right forearm.

At the time of his disappearance he was wearing blue jeans, a grey hoodie with red stripes, and a wool hat. He was not wearing any footwear.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is asking for public assistance in locating Gallant. Police are continue their search, but ask anybody with information as to his whereabouts to contact the RNC at 637-4100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.