A 56-year-old man reported missing Nov. 15 has been found deceased, Sooke RCMP says.
Anthony Balzer was last seen Wednesday as he was leaving the Mount Matheson Road area in East Sooke on Vancouver Island.
Police say criminality is not believed to be a factor in the death.
An online fundraiser has been started for his family.
Sooke RCMP offered its condolences to the friends and family of the deceased.