Two males who deliberate to dwell within the Yukon backcountry over the winter are actually thought of lacking and the RCMP is asking the general public’s assist to seek out them.
Evan Russell and Mitchell Fichten, each 28, left Faro on the finish of October 2021 and headed into the Yukon wilderness, the RCMP stated in a information launch Wednesday.
Their plan was to dwell within the backcountry through the winter months.
Police consider the 2 males could have left by boat on the Pelly River.
“On the time of their departure, that they had a wall tent, gear, and provides and had been desiring to dwell within the wilderness over the winter months. Their actual vacation spot within the Yukon wilderness is unsure,” the discharge states.
Russell and Fichten had been reported lacking on June 14 by their households, who hadn’t heard from both of them for the reason that day they left.
Russell is described as a Caucasian man with brown hair and brown eyes. He’s six toes and weighs roughly 150 kilos. In October 2021, he had a full beard.
Fichten is described as a Caucasian man with brown hair and inexperienced eyes who’s 5 toes, 10 inches tall, and weighs about 182 kilos. In October 2021, he was clear shaven.
“Anybody with info that will help in confirming their security and wellbeing is inspired to contact police,” the discharge stated.