Police ask public for assistance following suspicious occurrence in Chetwynd…
Monday, May 8, 2023 | 9:30 am
The Chetwynd RCMP is asking for the public’s help after a suspicious occurrence on Saturday near Rotary Park soccer fields…
Police say just after 5 PM on May 6, 2023, a young woman was seen entering a trail and wooded area near Rotary Park, south of the soccer fields toward the Legion Sub.
Children playing soccer nearby heard a dog barking and a scream and immediately went into the wooded area to see if the woman was ok. Nothing was found. The kids reported it to their parents and the police.
Chetwynd RCMP searched the area, but did not find anyone. Police wish to identify the woman to ensure that she is safe.
Witnesses said the woman was walking a medium-sized grey, white and brown dog. She was wearing glasses and possibly a hat with a pink/multi-coloured sweater or jacket with black plants.
She was described as
- Approximately 18 years old
- 5’4” tall
- shoulder length dark hair
- She was reading a book in the park.
If anyone has any further information who hasn’t already spoken to an officer, please contact the Chetwynd RCMP Detachment at 250-788-9221, with file number 2023-842 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.