UPDATE: Missing 88-year-old woman located by RCMP
Prince George RCMP have confirmed missing 88-year-old Maria Martha Watt has been found.
In a statement, she is said to have been found safely.
Police are thanking everyone involved in the search.
An elderly evacuee has gone missing and BC RCMP is seeking the public’s help finding her.
88-year-old Maria Martha Watt was reported missing around 6 PM Sunday. She’s a 100 Mile House resident that hasn’t been seen in a week and hasn’t spoken to family in 10 days.
Police describe her as 5’3″, 145 pounds with hazel eyes and brown hair, who could also go by the last names Lascelle or Lascelle-Watt.
She drives a 2004 Honda CRV with the license plate 081 HCN.
Police have looked for her in Prince George and Kamloops evacuations centers and failed.
A description of her and her car have been sent to detachments throughout BC.