si-missing-richmond

Melissa Richmond's vehicle was recovered Friday evening in south Ottawa. (Ottawa Police Service)

Ontario Provincial Police say they are treating the disappearance of a woman from North Dundas Township as suspicious.

Melissa Kelly Richmond, 28, was last seen Wednesday, July 24, leaving her home driving a beige 2004 Chrysler Sebring, with the personalized Ontario plates RPGGIRL.

Police said they found the car Friday evening in Ottawa's south end.

An OPP spokesperson told CBC the disappearance was out of character for Richmond.

She is described as five-foot-eight inches tall, 165 pounds with blue-grey eyes and short dyed red hair. She was wearing glasses and a red T-shirt with a Mac & Cheese logo.

Anyone with information is asked to call SD&G OPP at 1-888-310-1122.