UPDATED: Senior missing in St. Albert

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UPDATE FROM RCMP: Investigators have recovered a body believed to be Ronald Worsfold. An autopsy is scheduled to take place tomorrow to confirm the identity and determine the cause and manner of the death. The stolen Corolla was also recovered this morning by Edmonton Police.

The investigation by RCMP Major Crimes Unit is ongoing. An update will be provided after the results of the autopsy are known.

Anyone with information about the disappearance of Ronald Worsfold is asked to contact the St. Albert RCMP at 780-458-7700

Ronald Worsfold, 75, was last seen on July 7 at a residence in St. Albert. His family has not been able to contact him and reported him missing on July 9. It is considered out of character for him to not contact family and the disappearance is considered suspicious.

Worsfold is described as five-foot-six, approximately 145 pounds with brown eyes and grey/brown hair. He was last seen wearing walking shorts with a white shirt and running shoes.

RCMP are also asking for help to located Worsfold’s car, which he reported stolen on July 2. The car is a light brown 2007 Toyota Corolla with the licence plate BUP-369.

Anyone with information is asked to call the St. Albert RCMP at 780-458-7700. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [www.crimestoppers.ab.ca] for instructions on how). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), the recovery of stolen property, and/or a seizure of illicit drugs, you may be eligible for a cash reward.

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