UPDATE: Missing Penticton woman found

The Penticton RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance

Penticton RCMP are asking for assistance in locating Penticton resident Lana Marie Dahl. RCMP supplied photo

Update: 2:53 p.m.

Penticton RCMP said the missing 61-year-old woman has been located safe and sound.

The RCMP thanked the media and the public for their assistance.

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The Penticton RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing Penticton resident, Lana Marie Dahl.

On Thursday, Oct. 11, at approximately 6:41 p.m., the Penticton RCMP received a report of a missing person who was living at a Penticton assisted living facility.

Dahl, 61, was last seen earlier that day at 11 a.m.

Dahl is partially paralyzed and uses an electric wheelchair for mobility. She is verbally non-communicative due to a stroke, however can communicate by writing. She is known to frequent the Penticton Plaza Main Street area.

RCMP described Dahl as a caucasian female, 160 centimetres tall (5’3”), weighing 50 kilograms (111 pounds), brown shoulder length hair and hazel eyes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Dahl is urged to contact their local police, or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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