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Port Hope couple in their 90s located safe and sound after going missing, Ottawa police say

A Port Hope couple in their 90s has been found safe and sound, Ottawa police said on Saturday.

Ottawa Police Service sought help locating couple in their 90s

The Ottawa Police Service station on Elgin Street, photographed in October 2021. (Hugo Belanger/CBC)

A Port Hope couple in their 90s has been found safe and sound, Ottawa police said on Saturday.

The couple left Port Hope on Friday morning for Wakefield, Que., a popular tourist spot. The drive typically takes under four hours. There had been concern that the couple was lost in the Ottawa-Gatineau area.

The couple was located on Saturday, Ottawa Police Service said in a news release.

Their granddaughter, Jocelyn Geddie, thanked well-wishers for their outpouring of support.

 Police had said they had been concerned for the couple's safety.

 

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