Salmon Arm RCMP issued a news release June 15, 2020 requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing 29-year-old woman, Allison Askoty. (RCMP image)

RCMP request public assistance to locate missing Shuswap woman

Salmon Arm RCMP report Allison Askoty may have been last seen on June 12

A 29-year-old Salmon Arm woman is missing and police would like the public’s assistance finding her.

Salmon Arm RCMP report that Allison Askoty may have been last seen in the Salmon Arm area on June 12.

“Since her disappearance, police have followed up on several leads and possible sightings; however Allison remains missing at this time,” police reported in a news release on June 15.

Police say there is nothing to indicate foul play at this time.

“RCMP believe she is in Salmon Arm, Vernon or possibly even the Kelowna area. Police are very concerned for Allison’s health and well-being, and friends and family report that it is out of character for her to be out of contact for this long.”

She is described as Indigenous, five ft. six ins (169 cm), 161 lbs (73 kg), with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information regarding Allison Askoty is urged to contact their local police or remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Read more: Jack the cat finally came back with help from dedicated Salmon Arm volunteers

Read more: Thousands in rewards offered following multiple Okanagan thefts



newsroom@saobserver.net

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Missing womanSalmon Arm

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

Comments are closed

Just Posted

Coalmont woman airlifted after ATV crash

Off-road vehicle swerved to miss oncoming traffic

Summerland campground to provide COVID-safe accommodations for temporary farm-workers

The managed seasonal worker campsite will be located within a separated area of Peach Orchard Municipal Campground

QUIZ: A celebration of dogs

These are the dog days of summer. How much do you know about dogs?

Princeton high school drops ‘Rebels’ sports team name, citing links with U.S. Civil War

Name and formerly-used images “fly in the face” of the district’s human rights policy, says board chair

Bench plaque recognizes former Summerland firefighter

Volunteers with fire department set up plaque in honour of Richard Estabrooks

B.C. accommodators need phone lines to light up as in-province travel given green light

Travel restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic have decimated the tourism and hospitality industries

Milestone RCMP Cops For Kids fundraiser ride going virtual

You can join and help RCMP raise funds for families and possibly win 20th anniversary cycling shirt

300 Cache Creek residents on evacuation alert due to flood risk as river rises

Heavy rainfall on Canada Day has river rising steadily, threatening 175 properties

No abandoned Seadoo found on Coldstream lake

Vernon Search and Rescue crews and RCMP unable to find reported abandoned Seadoo on Kal Lake

Kelowna high school football star, water skier, signs with University of Calgary

Isaac Athans, and his family, have a long history of success across various sports in the Okanagan, nationally

First glimpse of Canada’s true COVID-19 infection rate expected mid-July

At least 105,000 Canadians have tested positive for COVID-19 since the coronavirus was identified

Police ramp up efforts to get impaired drivers off B.C. roads this summer

July is dedicated to the Summer CounterAttack Impaired Driving Campaign

Migrant workers stage multi-city action for full status amid COVID-19 risks

‘COVID-19 has exacerbated an existing crisis’

Shuswap resident spots waterspout near Salmon Arm

The rare weather event was spotted early in the morning on July 4.

Most Read