UPDATE: Missing cruise ship employee found

Lloyd Takana was last seen June 2 but failed to return to ship that evening

UPDATE: Aso f June 11, Victoria Police say Takana has been found and is safe.

Victoria police are asking the public for help in locating a missing cruise ship employee who failed to to return to ship before midnight on June 2.

Lloyd Takana is described as a 36-year old Black man with a slim build, standing five feet, 10 inches tall. He has a shaved head, and was recently seen wearing a pair of modern, flat sunglasses and a heavy silver neck chain. However, police say there is no precise information for what he was wearing when he departed the ship.

Takana was granted a shore pass and departed from the Norwegian Pearl cruise ship on June 2. He may have been in the downtown Victoria area that evening.

If you have any information on his whereabouts, you can call the Victoria Police Department at 250-995-7654. To report anonymously, you can call the Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

nicole.crescenzi@vicnews.com

Just Posted

Victoria Lavender owner set to retire

Sidney storefront to remain open, future of goat yoga undecided

Fulfilling a lifelong dream of flight

97-year old will fly a plane for the first time

Student group seeks cap on international tuition fees

UVic increased international fees 20 per cent for 2018-19

West Shore firefighters answer call to battle fires in north-central B.C.

Crews to help with structural fire protection in Fort St. James

Esquimalt man faces four charges of sexual assault, investigators suspect more victims

71-year old Kit Wong practiced acupuncture from his home during the time of the assaults

‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin has died

Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn reports Franklin passed Thursday at 9:50 a.m. at her home in Detroit

Baloney Meter: is flow of asylum seekers at Canada-U.S. border a ‘crisis’?

“I think any time you have a government that allows 30,000 people over the course of a short period of time to come into Canada illegally, the impact that that has, that is a crisis,” said Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer.

B.C. RCMP say Kinder Morgan protest camp to be dismantled today

RCMP say they will enforce a court injunction today and remove Trans Mountain pipeline protesters who have been camped outside a Kinder Morgan terminal in Burnaby.

Altidore nets 3 as Toronto drubs Whitecaps 5-2

Vancouver falls 7-4 on aggregate in Canadian Championship final

Ottawa intervenes to get B.C. ball player, 13, to Little League World Series

Before immigration issue was resolved, Dio Gama was out practicing the game he loves Wednesday

Pet goldfish invades small B.C. lake

Pinecrest Lake is located between Whistler and Squamish

Mounties deployed to help B.C. communities affected by wildfires

RCMP officers heading to places particularly within central, northern and southern B.C.

Quebec sets aside $900 million for companies hurt by U.S. tariffs

Premier Philippe Couillard says his government will make $863 million available over five years

Most Read