RCMP in Hay River, N.W.T., are looking for a 37-year-old woman after receiving a missing persons complaint on Sunday.

Rachel Littlejohn, 37, of Lakefield, Ont., hasn’t been heard from since 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

Rachel Littlejohn

Rachel Littlejohn, 37, has been reported missing in Hay River, N.W.T. She has not been seen since 6:30 p.m. May 31. (Courtesy RCMP)

RCMP and the Hay River fire department began searching the Old Town area in Hay River Sunday afternoon.

Littlejohn is described as a caucasian female with red hair, about 165 cm tall. She was last seen wearing jeans and a black or purple shirt with white stripes, and a ring with the word “dream” on it.

Police are now being assisted in the search by Ground Search and Rescue, community volunteers, the Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary and aircraft patrols by the N.W.T. Department of Environment and Natural Resources.

RCMP encourage anyone with tips to contact their local detachment or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Corrections

  • A previous version of this article stated Rachel Littlejohn was from London, Ont. She is from Lakefield, Ont., near Peterborough.
    Jun 02, 2014 4:13 PM CT