OPP say the disappearance of a South Glengarry woman is now being considered a homicide after her body was found in the township Saturday morning.
The body of 26-year-old Emilie Maheu was found at around 11:30 a.m., Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry OPP said in a news release.
Maheu had last been seen at her workplace in Alexandria, Ont., at around 1 p.m. two days earlier.
She was reported missing from a home on County Road 34 later that night.
As of Saturday evening, police said they had no suspects. A spokesperson with the detachment could not say where in the township Maheu’s body was located.
Anyone with information regarding can call the SD&G OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or the Seaway Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
An autopsy will take place in the coming days in Ottawa, police said.
Alexandria is approximately 100 kilometres east of Ottawa.
Police are asking the public to help them find a 26-year-old woman who was last seen in Alexandria Thursday afternoon.
Emilie Maheu is five-feet, one-inch tall and when last seen at a residence on County Road 34 in South Glengarry Township, at about 1 p.m. in the town about an hour southeast of Ottawa was wearing a khaki shirt and black pants.
Anyone who’s had contact with Maheu or knows her whereabouts is asked to call Stormont Dundas and Glengarry OPP at 613-534-2223 or 1-888-310-1122.