Search Underway East of Terrace for Missing Telkwa Woman

John Crawford
07/09/2018

Smithers RCMP are asking for the public's help in finding a missing woman from Telkwa.

Police say it appears 34-year-old Chantelle Simpson left her home last Wednesday afternoon -- was in contact with a family member later that evening -- but hasn't been heard from since.

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On Thursday, Terrace RCMP located her vehicle near Gossen Creek Street and a search of the area was initiated, with help from the Terrace Police Dog Services.

This morning, members of Terrace Search and Rescue were called in and initiated a ground search of the Gossen Creek area.

An RCMP helicopter will also be utilized to help out.

Simpson is described as Caucasian, four-feet-11-inches tall and weighing 120 pounds.

She has brown hair and brown eyes.   

If you have any information that could help locate her, contact Smithers RCMP or Crime Stoppers.

== RCMP NEWS RELEASE ==

Smithers RCMP Seek Public's Help to Locate Missing Person

Smithers

2018-07-09 12:30 PDT

File # 2018-2396

 

On Saturday July 7th 2018 at about 1:00 PM, the Smithers RCMP received a report of a missing person. On July 4, 2018 Chantelle Simpson, 34 years old, who was residing in the Telkwa area, had departed her residence in the afternoon, and spoken to a family member later that evening, but she has not been heard from since.

On July 5, 2018 the Terrace RCMP located Chantelle Simpson’s vehicle, near Gossen Creek Street, and initiated a search of the area with the use of Terrace Police Dog Services, but Simpson was not found.

During the morning of Monday, July 9, 2018 the Terrace Search & Rescue, in support of the Terrace RCMP, have commenced a ground search. An RCMP helicopter will be utilized to support the search in the area.

Chantelle Simpson is described as:
Caucasian
4’ 11 tall
120 pounds
Caucasian
Brown hair with brown eyes

Should you have any information regarding Chantelle Simpson’s whereabouts on or after July 4, 2018 contact the Smither’s RCMP at 250-847-3233.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
 

Released by

Sgt. Darren Durnin

Operations NCO - Smithers
Smithers RCMP
3351 Highway 16, Smithers BC, V0J 2N0
Office: 250-847-3233
Fax: 250-847-9383

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