Update: Ottawa Police say Oumou Diallo has been found safe and sound.
OTTAWA — Ottawa Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing female. Oumou Diallo, 29, is new to Canada, speaks Arabic and limited English. She does not have any known friends or family in the Ottawa area. Diallo was reported missing yesterday by her host family and is known to frequent the Merivale and Baseline Road area. Diallo is a black female, 5’4”, slim build, believed to be wearing a light coloured Hijab and grey coloured “sketchers” shoes.
Please contact Ottawa Police Missing Persons Unit or Central CID ext 5166 if located.