Aircraft brought in as police search for missing man

An aircraft is being brought in to aid in the search for a 56-year-old man who was reported missing on Saturday.

RCMP say they've received information that Timothy Wells may have been seen in the Lunenburg County area of Highway 14 between Windsor and Chester riding a blue or purple bicycle.

An aircraft is being brought in to aid in the search for a missing man along Highway 14. (Submitted/Nova Scotia RCMP)

An aircraft is being brought in to aid in the search for a missing man along Highway 14. (Submitted/Nova Scotia RCMP)

Wells is white, standing about 6' tall and 270 pounds with thinning grey hair, a scruffy beard, and blue eyes.

He was last seen wearing a blue jacket with a white crest on the left side and an orange bicycle helmet.

RCMP say Wells has a medical condition that requires medication, elevating the concern for his well-being.

Police ask anyone in the area of Highway 14 between Hants County and Lunenburg County to keep an eye out for Wells in their travels.