Missing Vernon woman found

UPDATE: Senior lady located, RCMP report

  • Jan. 5, 2018 1:04 p.m.

A Vernon woman who was reported missing last week has been located.

“The Vernon RCMP is pleased to confirm that the 70-year-old female reported missing Jan. 5, 2018, has been located, and she is safe and sound,” said Cst. Kelly Brett. “Thanks to the media and public for your assistance.”


Vernon RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing Vernon resident.

Linda Ruth Cunnington, 70, was last seen Tuesday morning in Vernon. RCMP say Cunnington may have travelled to Vancouver via a Greyhound bus from Vernon on Tuesday, Jan. 2. Police are concerned about her health and well being.

Cunnington is described as 5 foot 6 and 181 pounds with black hair and brown eyes, and wearing glasses. No clothing description is currently available.

RCMP are asking anyone with information about Cunnington or where she might be, to contact the Vernon RCMP at (250)545-7171 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1-(800) 222-8477.

Morning Star Staff


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