Red Deer man missing, police hoping for tips

Red Deer Mounties are looking for help finding a missing 53-year-old man who is developmentally disabled.

Kip Snelling, 53, was last seen at 1:34 p.m. at the Carnival Cinemas in downtown Red Deer when he was separated from his group.

Police said one of Snellling’s traits is to be constantly hungry and in search of food. They say it is possible he may be seek out a restaurant or buffet.

Red Deer RCMP describe Snelling as a Caucasian male weighing about XX (130 pounds). He is XX (four-foot-nine) tall and has brown hair. He was wearing a black and blue Chrysler Jeep hat with pink writing, a blue Special Olympics hoodie and running shoes.

Anyone with information about Snelling’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403-406-2350.

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