UPDATE: DOPS locate Long Plain youth
Mary Beaulieu-Smith, left, and Alicia Smith, right, were reported missing from Long Plain First Nation Thursday and last seen travelling on foot in Long Plain Wednesday evening. (DOPS)
UPDATE -- DOPS have safely located missing youth Alicia Smith and Mary Beaulieu Smith, reported missing from Long Plain First Nation Thursday. The girls were reported safely located Saturday morning. No further information was released.
The Dakota Ojibway Police Service (DOPS) is requesting the public's assistance in locating two female youth from Long Plain First Nation.
Alicia Smith, 16, and Mary Beaulieu-Smith, 15, were reported missing to DOPS in the Long Plain First Nation Thursday and, according to DOPS, were last seen together travelling on foot at approximately 6 p.m., Wednesday evening in Long Plain.
Search efforts are underway from the DOPS, the Long Plain Fire Department and the Portage RCMP Detachment have also been notified. DOPS is asking for the public assistance in locating the two girls.
Smith is described as a 16-year-old First Nations youth female, approximately 5-foot-6, 140 lbs with a slim build, long black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black jacket with fur around the collar and blue jeans.
Beaulieu-Smith is described as a 15-year-old First Nations youth female, approximately 5-foot, 130 lbs with a medium build, shoulder length black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a pink sweater and blue jeans.
Police are concerned for their well- being and are asking anyone with information regarding his whereabouts to contact Dakota Ojibway Police Service, Long Plain Detachment at 204-252-4488, or after 1630 hrs, please contact (204) 725-8460.