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FOUND: Ottawa police asking for help to locate missing 84-year-old woman

Heather Wharton has been found safe.
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Ottawa Police Service headquarters. Mike Vlasveld/ CityNews

UPDATE: The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) says Heather Wharton has been located, safe and sound.


The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) is looking for a missing elderly woman.

Heather Wharton, 84, was reported missing to police at 5 a.m. on Tuesday, August 24, and was last seen in the area of Elmira Drive and Cobden Road.

She is described as:

  • Caucasian
  • 5' 5" tall
  • Medium build
  • Short grey hair
She was last seen wearing a purple blouse and pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the OPS as 613-236-1222.
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