UPDATE: Police say Andrew Charles has been located.

A search is underway for a missing 51-year-old La Ronge man.

RCMP say Andrew Charles was last seen Monday at Sulphide Lake, which is northeast of La Ronge.

He was reported missing Thursday evening.

Police say a boat was found along the shoreline close to where he was last seen and it contained all of his equipment and gear.

Charles was not located there or at his home in La Ronge.

La Ronge RCMP say an aerial search is expected to take place sometime today, weather permitting.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Charles is asked to call La Ronge RCMP at (306) 425-6730.