Shewanie Gounden, 21, was last seen in Richmond on Saturday.
Photos courtesy Richmond RCMP
Missing woman has been found
Published 2:47 PDT, Wed October 20, 2021
Last Updated: 10:21 PDT, Wed October 27, 2021
UPDATE: As reported by Richmond RCMP on Oct. 27, Gounden has been located and is safe.
Richmond RCMP is looking for 21-year-old Shewanie Gounden, who was last seen leaving her residence on Saturday (Oct. 16) and was reported missing the following day.
Richmond RCMP media liaison officer Cpl. Adriana O'Malley says police believe she may be in the Surrey area.
Gounden is described as a South Asian woman, five-foot-one and about 190 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes and was last seen wearing black jeans, a black hoodie, black shoes and a yellow backpack.
Police are concerned for her health and well-being, and friends and family report that it is out of character for her to be out of contact for this long.
Anyone with information on Gounden’s whereabouts is urged to contact their local police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).