A man has gone missing from Pinawa, and police and family are concerned for his well-being.

On Thursday at approximately 1:30 pm, Pinawa RCMP was informed that a 46-year-old man from the Rural Municipality of Lac du Bonnet was missing and in a vulnerable state. Police say he was last seen at the Pinawa Hospital. 

Officers and RCMP Police Dog Services searched the area but did not locate the man. Police continued their patrols throughout the night and are now asking for public assistance.

Police say Mark Hutchinson requires medical care. He is known to walk the trails around Tower Road in the RM of Lac du Bonnet. 

Hutchinson is described as 5'6" tall, with brown hair and brown eyes. Currently, he does not have a beard, although the most recent available photo shows him with one.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Pinawa RCMP at 204-753-2919, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.