UPDATE: 3:50 p.m.
Police in Vernon report the missing girl has been located safe and well.
“The Vernon North Okanagan RCMP would like to thank the public for their assistance,” said media relations officer Const. Chris Terleski.
The Vernon North Okanagan RCMP is appealing to the public for help locating Brielle Boulter, an 11-year-old girl who has been missing since yesterday afternoon.
Boulter was last seen leaving her Vernon residence on the afternoon of April 12.
“Efforts to locate Brielle have so far been unsuccessful and police are reaching out to the public for their assistance in locating her,” said RCMP Const. Chris Terleski, media relations officer.
Boulter is approximately five-feet-one-inch tall and weighs 100 pounds, with dyed purple hair with pink roots and blue eyes.
She was last seen wearing a black zip-up hoodie a black T-shirt with a picture of a skull on it, grey sweatpants and blue Converse shoes.
Anyone who has seen Boulter or has information on her whereabouts is urged to contact their local RCMP, or contact Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).