"There was no indication this was going to occur and it was certainly out of character for him," said Linteau.
In the 11 days since his disappearance there has been no evidence he was met with foul play, Linteau said, adding that he "may have disappeared on his own accord or chose to take his own life." Gonick's mother recently flew into Vancouver to help find him and read a statement through an interpreter at the news conference.
Authorities released a photo of Gonick in the cab, in hopes that people can help them piece together his movements before he went to the park.
Louis Gonick was last seen by a friend near Vancouver’s UBC campus on Sunday, April 16.
Gonick is described as a Hispanic male from South America.
My crazy hope is that this crazy medium will somehow improve this crazy world.
At this point, I’d have to say that the experiment isn’t over.
On Monday, RCMP learned that the student took a taxi to Stanley Park on April 16, asking to be dropped off near the Lions Gate Bridge.