Prince George RCMP is asking for the public’s help in locating a woman who went missing from the University Hospital Sunday afternoon.
Corporal Craig Douglass says the RCMP received a report of a possible kidnapping just before 1:00 p.m.
According to the report a man was seen pushing a woman in a wheel chair out of the hospital and forced her into a car against her will.
According to the hospital, a 50 year old Prince George woman is now unaccounted for. She was not discharged from the hospital and is in need of medication.
RCMP say 44 year old Lash Leroux is the suspect. He is described as:
According to police, Leroux is considered violent and should not be approached. The vehicle Leroux was driving is described as a red Honda hatchback with the BC licence plates 425 FRH.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Prince George RCMP or Crime Stoppers immediately.