The Nanaimo RCMP were asking for help locating 20-year-old Kaitlin Bureau after family and friends had lost contact with her. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: Woman reported missing to Nanaimo RCMP found safe

Police say 20-year-old, reported missing Thursday, is safe and sound

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP have reported the 20-year-old Nanaimo woman has been found safe and sound.

PREVIOUSLY POSTED: The Nanaimo RCMP hopes the public can help locate a woman with whom family and friends have lost contact.

According to a Nanaimo RCMP press release, 20-year-old Kaitlin Bureau’s current whereabouts are unknown. A family member contacted the Nanaimo RCMP on Thursday and expressed concern for Bureau’s safety and well-being.

Investigators have learned that Bureau is believed to be of no fixed address, has no cell phone and has stopped all social media updates and contact with her family.

Bureau is white, 5-foot-6 and weighs 140 pounds. The picture provided was taken in recent weeks.

Anyone with information on Bureau’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345.

TODAY’S MOST-READ: Nanaimo man sets every world record in Garfield video game

YESTERDAY’S MOST-READ: Nanaimo man who alleged racial profiling at restaurant wants end to dispute



photos@nanaimobulletin.com
Like us on
Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Missing woman

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

LAKE FLASHBACK: Death, destruction and a big donation

Welcome to Lake Flashback. Reporter Sarah Simpson has been combing through old… Continue reading

Brentwood hosting 2A boys Island tourney

Mill Bay school aims for fourth straight provincials berth

Paper Excellence, owner of Crofton mill, hit by malware

Paper production in Crofton, and other mills, impacted by incident

UPDATE – Chemainus Secondary School fire Thursday morning being investigated as suspicious

Classes cancelled Friday due to ongoing investigation and damage

Chris Wilkinson column: Private seniors care homes must be more accountable

The lack of transparency of where the public funds are allocated is alarming

Blair says RCMP have met Wet’suwet’en conditions, calls for end to blockades

The Wet’suwet’en’s hereditary chiefs oppose the Coastal GasLink project

Petition seeks to remove local police department from Lindsay Buziak murder case

American woman starts online petition in hopes of helping Buziak family

Health officials confirm sixth COVID-19 case in B.C.

Woman remains in isolation as Fraser Health officials investigate

Study says flu vaccine protected most people during unusual influenza season

Test-negative method was pioneered by the BC Centre for Disease Control in 2004

Saskatchewan and B.C. reach championship round at Scotties

British Columbia’s Corryn Brown locked up the last berth in Pool B

Resident discovers five discarded hog heads in Vancouver Island ditch

WARNING: Graphic image may be upsetting to some readers

B.C. lawyer, professor look to piloting a mental-health court

In November, Nova Scotia’s mental-health court program marked 10 years of existence

COLUMN: Not an expert on First Nations government structures? Then maybe you should calm down

Consider your knowledge about First Nations governance structures before getting really, really mad

Meet the Wet’suwet’en who want the Coastal GasLink pipeline

Supporters of the pipeline are upset only one side is being heard nationwide

Most Read