Yellowknife RCMP seeking public’s help in search for missing 60 year woman

Photo of Sladjana Petrovic issued by Yellowknife RCMP.

Yellowknife RCMP are still seeking the public’s assistance locating a missing woman, 60 year old Sladjana Petrovic.

She was reportedly last seen on December 26th Boxing Day in the downtown area. RCMP began a missing person investigation on December 27, when she was reported missing. The investigation continues and RCMP are seeking any information or leads the public may have.

“It is unusual circumstances for a person to not have activity or contact with known associates or locations where they usually frequent,” Staff Sgt Yannick Hamel said in second press release issued on Tuesday.

Sladjana Petrovic, is described by police as Caucasian, 5’7” / 170 cm, 257 lbs / 117 kg, heavy build, shoulder length “salt and pepper” brown hair and blue eyes. No clothing description at this time, however, Sladjana may be wearing a blue jacket and sneakers/running shoes. She may also be wearing an over-the-should satchel style purse.

Police say her residence is in the downtown area and are urging all residents to keep a look out for her.

“We are hoping to locate Ms Petrovic as soon as possible and ensure she is safe and well,” Staff Sgt. Hamel added in Tuesday’s press release.

Anyone with information on whereabouts of Ms. Petrovic is asked to contact either Yellowknife RCMP at 867-669-1111 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.


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Josh Campbell
Start your morning with the Splash on Denendeh Sunrise from 7:30-8:30am. Campbell was trained and mentored by longtime CKLB host and Gwich'in entertainer William Greenland. Prior to hosting the morning show and filling in on the Saturday Request Show, he had stints in the Yukon on CKRW the Rush, CBC North in Yellowknife, and began his broadcasting career at CJCD Mix 100. Before moving North he was born and raised on the banks of the Tobique River, the traditional territory of the Wolastoqiyik, Tobique Maliseet First Nation.