BRACEBRIDGE, ON) – Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police officers along with the OPP Canine Unit, the Emergency Response Team and OPP Aviation Services are continuing a search for a local man missing from a local hospital as the man is in need of medical care.

Canine, ERT and Aviation Support services have suspended their efforts for the night.

The missing man is 28 year-old Andrew Jocque, from Gravenhurst.

He is described as being approximately six feet tall with short, dark brown curly hair and he is wearing light brown pants, a blue and green long sleeve shirt, possibly also a dark orange hooded sweatshirt and a black toque.

The search is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call Bracebridge OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

A photo of Jocque is shown at the top of this report.