A man that was last seen wading into fast-flowing water near MSS has been located.

On Nov. 19, the Merritt RCMP detachment released a photo of the man from Nov. 15 asking for the public to help them in identifying who he was, and if he was safe.

Merritt RCMP Cst. Jon Puterbough confirmed that the man was found safe in Kamloops and is waiting for the Evacuation Order to come to an end in the City of Merritt.

Puterbough thanked the public for their help in locating the man.

“We want to thank the public for their assistance in identifying him and getting us in contact with the him to ensure he made it out safely.”