The hunter has been found safe.
Merritt RCMP is searching for a missing Merritt man.
"At around 4:00 pm, the Merritt RCMP were advised of a spot beacon activation in the area of Stumbles Lake FSR northwest of Lower Nicola," wrote Staff Sgt. Lorne Wood.
Merritt RCMP, SAR, and Kamloops police dog units are on scene searching for the man at this hour.
Based on the information provided by one hunter who was found earlier this evening, Police are asking that if anybody saw or picked up a man along Highway 8 or the Aberdeen Road above Lower Nicola to please come forward.
Merritt RCMP - 250-378-4262
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