Search for missing Calgary man called off after found deceased
Brian Gresl was last seen in southwest Calgary on May 15, 2019 (CPS)
CTV News Calgary
Published Sunday, May 19, 2019 4:54PM MDT
Last Updated Thursday, June 6, 2019 7:25AM MDT
**UPDATE: On June 5, 2019, CPS officials confirmed their search for Gresl had ended as the 35-year-old had been found dead on May 24. Foul play is not suspected**
The Calgary Police Service has extended its request for tips from the public into British Columbia as the effort continues to find a Calgary man who was last seen in mid-May.
Brian Gresl, 35, was last seen in the 8400 block of Elbow Drive S.W. on May 15.
Gresl is described as:
- 185 cm or 6'1" tall
- 68 Kg or 150 pounds
- Blue eyes
- Long brown curly hair
- Wearing a black hoodie with a white zipper and strings, dark blue jeans, dark brown shoes and glasses
Police say he was driving a 2002, red Volkswagen Golf and that the vehicle has a European licence plate on the front and Alberta licence plate BTM 1206 on the back.
On Tuesday, May 21, the British Columbia RCMP shared the Calgary Police Service's appeal for tips from the public as 'Investigators believe Mr. Gresl may be in British Columbia'.
Anyone with information about Gresl's whereabouts is asked to call police at the non-emergency number at 403-266-1234 or Crime Stoppers anonymously through either of the following methods: