Michael Denham of Pitt Meadows, right, has been missing since June 27. Readers with any information are encouraged to contact the RCMP immediately. (Contributed Photo/Alex Denham)

Missing Pitt Meadows man’s car found in Harrison

Michael Denham has been missing since June 27

The vehicle of a Pitt Meadows man, missing since June 27, was found in Harrison Hot Springs this weekend.

Michael Denham has not been seen for more than a week, despite search efforts by the Mounties and search and rescue members.

Agassiz RCMP have been assisting the Ridge Meadows RCMP, as well as the missing person’s family, with trying to locate Denham, Sargent said.

Agassiz RCMP Sgt. Mike Sargent confirmed the police dive team was in the Harrison area on Saturday, July 4 while Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue searched the area around the Cascade Bay campground – where Denham’s vehicle was apparently found.

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“Finding [Michael’s] car was thanks to those of you who read and shared our original [Facebook] post and we very much appreciate it,” Michael’s brother, Alex, wrote on Monday, July 6.

“Widespread and thorough searches have not brought us the result which we all wanted and it now seems unlikely that we will see Michael again or have any good news to report.”

READ ALSO: Monday marks one-year anniversary of man missing from Langley

The family asks for privacy, but Denham’s brother expressed his gratitude to those who have reached out to support the family during this difficult period.

Anyone with information concerning Denham or his whereabouts should immediately contact Ridge Meadows RCMP at 604-463-6251. The case number is 20-14054.

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