RCMP search for 19-year-old Alberta man who vanished after attending Sun Peaks house party

Crews are searching for 19-year-old Ryan Shtuka. Contributed

RCMP and Kamloops Search and Rescue are looking for a 19-year-old man who disappeared in Sun Peaks.

Ryan Shtuka was last seen leaving a party early Saturday morning at a home on Burfield Drive. He was believed to have been heading home.

Shtuka didn’t show up to work on Saturday and has not been active on social media or his cellphone.

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Shtuka’s mother told Global News he worked the winter season at Sun Peaks but calls Beaumont, Alta. home.

He was last seen wearing dark jeans, a grey-white shirt, a blue coat and a burgundy baseball cap.

He is 5’10” tall, 155 pounds with blonde hair and brown eyes.

On Monday, Kamloops Search and Rescue said it has suspended its search, adding the RCMP will “lead the investigation and any additional search efforts.”

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Anyone with information about Shtuka’s whereabouts is asked to contact RCMP.

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