From the Ponoka RCMP: Monday, July 29th, 9:30 am:

The RCMP have safely located Kelly Merle Pearson and require no further assistance from the public.  Social media posts can be removed.

From the Ponoka RCMP: 

The RCMP are looking for assistance to locate missing 48-year-old Kelly Merle Pearson.  Kelly was last seen in Ponoka, near the Centennial Centre, around 10:30 a.m. on July 27, 2019.

Kelly is described as:

  • White
  • Bald / Blue eyes
  • Last seen wearing a blue hat, sunglasses, shorts, t-shirt, and carrying a backpack.
  • 5'7” tall / 179 lbs.

If you have seen Kelly Merle Pearson, or know his whereabouts, please contact the Ponoka RCMP at 403-783-4472 or contact your local police department.  If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Google Play or the Apple App Store.