Vernon RCMP locate missing person in Lower Mainland

Search began after individual left medical facility without completing her treatment.

UPDATE: RCMP report that the missing individual has been located safely in the Lower Mainland area.

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Vernon RCMP are searching for a missing patient.

On April 2, Emily Grace Duggan left a medical facility without completing her treatment.

“Police are concerned for her well being and are requesting assistance in locating Ms. Duggan so she can receive necessary medical attention,” said Gord Molendyk, RCMP spokesperson.

She is described as a Caucasian female, 27 years old, five-foot-10 and 161 pounds. She has shoulder-length, auburn-coloured hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a striped hoodie and black-coloured sweatpants.

Police recommend that you do not approach this person but rather contact the RCMP at 250-545-7171.