UPDATE: A 100 Mile House woman reported missing last week has been located safe in Merritt, according to RCMP.
Following a release regarding the unknown whereabouts of Samantha Dempster issued by 100 Mile RCMP Oct. 6, officers were advised that she had relocated to Merritt.
Local officers confirmed today (Oct. 12) with Merritt RCMP that Dempster was located safe, and the file is now concluded.
“100 Mile RCMP thank the public for tips sent in during the investigation which led to her being located safe,” a release states.
100 Mile House RCMP are requesting the public’s help in locating a missing woman.
Samantha Amanda Dempster has not been seen for several days and the last confirmed contact with her was on Tuesday, Sept. 28. She was reported missing on Monday.
She is described as Caucasian, 5’ 1 tall and about 110 pounds. She has a slender build with blue eyes and brown hair.
Police said Dempster is originally from Chilliwack and has family there. Anyone with information is asked to call the 100 Mile House RCMP at (250) 395-2456.