Nanaimo RCMP were asking for the public’s help to try to locate Jacobus Knox, who has since been located. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP say missing 23-year-old man found

Jacobus Knox, 23, of Nanaimo, had been reported missing

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP say the 23-year-old man reported missing March 3 has been found safe and sound.

PREVIOUSLY POSTED: The Nanaimo RCMP are seeking assistance in locating a man who has been reported missing.

A family member reported on Tuesday that Jacobus Knox was missing and RCMP say his family is concerned for his safety.

Knox is a resident of Nanaimo and described as white, 23 years old, 5-foot-11, 132 pounds, with blue eyes and red shoulder-length hair and a red beard.

Knox is known to frequent the Dickinson and Dover road area of Nanaimo.

Anyone who sees Knox or knows of his whereabouts is asked to call the Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345.

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