RCMP is asking the public for help in locating a man who escaped custody.

On September 28, Ethan Merasty wa

s being transported to the Stanley Mission detachment.

As the officer opened the door of the police vehicle upon arrival at the detachment, Merasty immediately fled on foot.

Merasty is described as being 5’8”and weighs approximately 170 lbs. He has black hair and brown eyes.

Police believe that Merasty could be headed to Denare Beach.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ethan Merasty is asked to call police.