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Update: Patient Marcel David Lawrence has been located. He was safely returned to hospital over the weekend.
Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) thanks the public and law enforcement for their help in locating the patient.
Nova Scotia Health Authority requests public’s assistance in locating missing patient
Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) is requesting the public’s assistance in locating 28-year-old Marcel David Lawrence, who has gone missing from a Dartmouth hospital.
Lawrence is an African-Canadian man who has brown eyes and short dark hair. He is six-feet tall and weighs 232 pounds. He has several tattoos on his face and neck. He was last seen wearing a red T-shirt, red hooded sweater and white sneakers.
The patient’s risk to himself and others increases with the length of time he is away from hospital Anyone with information is asked to please contact their local law enforcement agency.