VPD search for missing man with "life-threatening" health concerns

Jan 8 2020, 1:45 am

UPDATE: VPD has confirmed Matthew McCallum has been located and returned back to hospital.

ORIGINAL STORY: Vancouver Police are looking to locate a missing 36-year-old man with “severe health issues” last seen leaving Vancouver General Hospital (VGH).

According to VPD, Matthew McCallum left VGH at around 12:00 pm. He requires immediate, life-saving medical attention.

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Matthew McCallum/ VPD

McCallum is described as white with fair skin, 6′ tall, and has a very slim build.  He has short sandy blonde hair and was last seen wearing brown hospital pyjamas.

“McCallum will be walking at a slow pace and is very sick. He may be confused or disoriented and is not likely to ask for assistance,” said VPD in a release.

Anyone who sees Matthew McCallum is asked to call 9-1-1 and stay with him until first responders arrive.

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