Fairview RCMP Searching For Missing 13 Year-Old Girl

Photo of Sarah Zylstra provided by RCMP

FAIRVIEW, A.B. – Police in Fairview are searching for a 13 year-old girl who went missing on Tuesday.

On May 17th, just before 2:00 p.m. the Fairview RCMP received a complaint that 13 year-old Sarah Zylstra was last seen at her home on Range Road 20 in the Municipal District of Fairview at approximately 12:30 a.m. that morning. She is described as Aboriginal, 5’4″ tall, weighing 107 lbs. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a rose-coloured long sleeve shirt, and black shoes.

The Fairview RCMP along with assistance of the Grande Prairie RCMP Police Dog Service and Peace River Search and Rescue started a ground search around her property.  The RCMP are preparing for a more intensive ground search today.

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in that if Sarah Zylstra is spotted to contact the Fairview RCMP immediately so that she can be returned home safely.

UPDATE: Sarah Zylstra has been found safe and unharmed.