Police hope the public can help find Jenna Cynthia Usipuik, 18, of Courtenay, who has been missing since Jan. 6 but might be in Nanaimo. (Photo submitted)

Nanaimo RCMP searching for missing Courtenay teen

RCMP in Nanaimo asking for public’s help to find Courtenay teen missing.

The Nanaimo RCMP is asking for the public’s help to find Jenna Cynthia Usipuik, 18, of Courtenay, B.C., who is believed to be in the Nanaimo area.

Usipuik left her Courtenay home Jan. 6 and to date there have been no confirmed sightings of her.

Her family, friends and caregivers are extremely worried for her safety and well-being.

Usipuik is white, 5-foot-6, 140 pounds, with long brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone who knows of Usipuik’s whereabouts is asked to call the Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com, text 274637, keyword Nanaimo or call 1-800-222-8477.

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