An Okotoks area man who went missing Friday has been found dead.
Sunday afternoon RCMP were alert that family had located the vehicle of 51 year old Blair Handel on Highway 546 west of Turner Valley.
Police responded and searched the area where they found his body about 600 metres from the vehicle.
Foul play is not suspected.
RCMP in Okotoks are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing male.
51 year old Blair Handel was last seen leaving his house April 8th around 3:15 in the afternoon and has not been heard from since.
RCMP say Handel may have been headed to the mountains near Turner Valley and Kananaskis but could have gone as far as the Crowsnest Pass.
Blair is described as 5’6, 155 pounds with blue eyes and short brownish-gray hair and is missing one of his middle fingers.
Handel left home wearing jeans and a jean jacket while driving a silver 2006 dodge ram with license plate BHS 1822.
Anyone with information is asked to call Okotoks RCMP.