Search continues for missing Fort St. John man

Photo: Dwight Middleton has been missing since January 7th, 2010 – Police handout.

Officers with the Fort St. John RCMP continue their search for a Fort St. John resident.


47 year old Dwight Middleton has been missing since January 7th.

Last week, investigators were trying to determine what happened to Middleton, after he left his workplace at 3:00 p.m. on the day he went missing.

Constable Jackelynn Passarell says public tips have been coming in. She says the RCMP are following up on those leads, but have yet to figure out the events that led to his disappearance.

Middleton has not been in contact with his family and friends, which his family describes as highly unusual. He is 6’1" in height, with a slim build. He has dark, collar-length salt and pepper hair, a moustache and wears glasses.

Middleton was last seen wearing blue jeans a dark blue hooded sweatshirt and a gray baseball cap. He is known to drive a 2001 grey GMC Sierra Pickup Truck with BC license 9640FB.

Police are asking the public to contact the Fort St. John RCMP Detachment at 250-787-8140 if they have any information about Dwight Middleton’s disappearance.