Members of the Kenora detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police and Northwest region canine unit are currently searching for a female, who escaped custody.
At approximately 1 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 16, police were notified of a female that escaped a youth custody facility in the north side of Kenora. The OPP were advised that the youth had left the facility and fled by foot.
The female is described as 5 ft 5 in., Indigenous, slim build, long dark brown hair, last observed wearing a bright yellow T-shirt and pink plaid pajama pants.
If anyone has any information regarding her whereabouts, contact the Thunder Bay OPP Communications Centre at 1-888-310-1122.