Update – We’re happy to share that Ms. Blakeston has been located and is safe.
New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is seeking public assistance in the search for missing person Phyllis Blakeston.
Ms. Blakeston was last seen on April 17th at approximately 10:00 am in the Sapperton neighbourhood of New Westminster. Ms. Blakeston is described as 81 year old female with short white hair. Ms. Blakeston was last seen wearing a brown puffy jacket and brown sweatshirt. Ms. Blakeston is deaf and mute and may appear disoriented.
“We are asking the public to help us locate Ms. Blakeston to ensure her well-being,” stated Sergeant Andrew Leaver. “Her family and health care team are concerned for her safety.”
Ms. Blakeston has been known to use taxis. If you see Ms. Blakeston, please call 9-1-1 and stay with her.
CONTACT PERSON: Hailey Finnigan