Missing hunter located in Goffs

The RCMP say a 70-year-old man who had become lost in the woods while he was out hunting on Monday in Goffs has been located.

The man became lost around 10 a.m. and called a family member around 4:30 p.m.

A friend went to the area, but couldn't find him and contacted police.

Halifax District RCMP, assisted by a Halifax Regional Police K-9 Unit and the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, located a track and searched the area for two hours.

Police say the man was found around 2 a.m. on Tuesday, 16 hours after becoming lost, and was unharmed other than being tired.