Nanaimo RCMP were asking for the public’s help in locating a 22-year-old woman who was considered missing. She has been found and is safe. (Photo submitted)

Nanaimo RCMP were asking for the public’s help in locating a 22-year-old woman who was considered missing. She has been found and is safe. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: Woman who went missing after leaving Nanaimo hospital found safe

Police and family members were worried about 22-year-old’s safety

UPDATE: The 22-year-old woman who had been reported missing has been located and is “safe and sound,” say Nanaimo RCMP.

PREVIOUSLY POSTED: Police are trying to find a woman who was last seen leaving Nanaimo hospital against medical advice.

Nanaimo RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating 22-year-old Isabelle Schopf, who was last seen at about 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 22, leaving Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.

“Police and her family are extremely worried for her safety and well-being,” noted an RCMP press release.

Schopf is Indigenous and is 5-foot-6, 115 pounds. She currently has her hair dyed blue and has a tattoo of a dragon under her collarbone and one of a butterfly on her right wrist. No clothing description was available.

Schopf has been known to spend time in Parksville-Qualicum and may be trying to reach the Lower Mainland.

Anyone with information on Schopf’s whereabouts is asked to call the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345 and quote file No. 2021-39656.



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