BRACEBRIDGE, ON – Police in the area are looking for an inmate that is on the lam.

According to the O.P.P., Gordon Putnam escaped the Beaver Creek minimum-security facility earlier today.

The Bracebridge O.P.P. and canine units are out looking for the 56-year-old from Mississauga. He is described as 5’6, tall, with dark brown and grey hair, and brown eyes.

He was last seen walking north on the Gravenhurst Parkway around 3:40 pm.

Anyone with information is asked to call Bracebridge OPP at 1-888-310-1122. You may
also call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your information online at Your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.

More updates on this matter as more information becomes available.