Update: June 18, 2009


A reward for $10,000 has been issued today for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the disappearance and probable murder of Ronald Carlow.

Ronald William Carlow left his residence in the 1200 block of Homer Street at 4:30 p.m. on June 20th, 2007, and he hasn’t been seen since.

At the time he went missing, Ronald was 38 years old, white, 5’11”, about 230 lbs., with a muscular build. He has light brown hair, which was lightened, and green eyes. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, brown and green camouflage shorts and brown flip-flops.He has a tattoo of a ring of hockey sticks around his left bicep.

Loretta Copley, Ronald’s sister, pleaded with someone to come forward with information. Investigators and the family no longer believe that he is alive.”Our family is devastated and in order to bring closure we need to find his body and bring him home,” says Ms. Copley. “Somebody out there knows something and we are begging for information.”

Anyone with information can call the VPD Major Crime Section at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.