Missing Tuktoyaktuk man found safe, RCMP say

RCMP say a Tuktoyaktuk, N.W.T., man reported missing earlier this week has been found safe.

Police asked for help from the public on Tuesday to find Kelly Ovayuak who had last been seen in the community on Sunday.

A news release on Wednesday afternoon said the man is no longer considered missing.

Police thanked the public for their assistance.