Missing 27 year old woman to locate

Posted On Thursday January 23, 2020
missing Avipsha Basnyat
Missing Avipsha Basnyat

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, January 23, 2020        7:50am 

 (Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service is asking for assistance in locating missing Avipsha Basnyat, 27 years old of Ottawa. She was last seen in the area of Powell and Lyon Street. Her family is concerned for her well-being. 

Avipsha is described as a woman with light brown skin, 5’2” (157cm) tall, with a slim build. She has dark brown hair to her shoulders. She was last seen wearing a black knee length winter jacket with fur trim on the hood with a red Canada logo on it. She was also wearing mittens and a rust colored hat and scarf. (See photo) 

Anyone with information about the current whereabouts of Avipsha is asked to call the Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222. 

If you have information that could assist investigators, but do not know where she is currently, please contact the Missing Persons Unit 613-236-1222, ext. 2355, between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm, daily.  

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or at crimestoppers.ca.


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