Search for missing child has happy ending

September 9, 2019
Pirate Harbour, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia

News release

Shortly before 9 p.m. on September 8, Guysborough District RCMP responded to a call of a missing 12-year-old girl. The girl had been out with a family member on an all-terrain vehicle when it became stuck. The girl decided to walk home on her own when she became disoriented and was not able to find her way.

An RCMP Police Dog Team was called to the area to assist, and local Ground Search and Rescue teams were dispatched as well. The missing girl was located by GSAR near 7 a.m. this morning, in good condition. She was checked by EHS and was released to her family.

The RCMP would like to thank the many volunteers who assisted with this search.

File # 20191372218

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Contact information

Cpl. Jennifer Clarke
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Office: 902-720-5652
Cell: 902-222-0154
jennifer.clarke@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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