UPDATE: Missing Fraser Valley woman found safe

RCMP believed Deanna Marie Halischuk, 49, of Agassiz may have been in Vernon or Kamloops areas

Deanna Marie Halischuk

UPDATED THURSDAY, OCT. 11, 1:08 P.M.

Fraser Valley RCMP have advised that the missing 49-year-old woman has been found safe.

ORIGINAL

RCMP in Agassiz, in the Fraser Valley, are requesting the public’s assistance in locating Deanna Marie Halischuk, 49, of Agassiz. Ms. Halischuk was last heard from by a friend on Oct. 6 and, according to police, may be travelling in the Vernon or Kamloops regions.

Police ask the public to remain watch for her.

“Police and family are concerned for Deanna’s well-being,” said RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Mike Rail.

Halischuk is described as a Caucasian woman, five-foot-seven, 161 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Deanna Marie Halischuk is urged to contact their local police department or, should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.



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