A Port Rowan woman who was reported missing Thursday evening has been located in Toronto.
Gudrun H. Anagnostou, 78, was located “safe and sound” early Friday evening, said Norfolk OPP.
She arrived at her Toronto destination at about 6 p.m.
“Family members are extremely relieved that mom has made it home. The biggest thing right now is that mom is in good health and she actually made it to her destination,” Norfolk OPP Const. Ed Sanchuk said in a social media post.
Sanchuk also thanked the media and public for posting and sharing the missing person report on social media.
Family contacted police around 10:30 p.m. Thursday after failed to arrive at her daughter’s home in Toronto as planned.
Police had earlier determined that Anagnostou attended an appointment in Simcoe before gassing up her blue Hyundai Elantra vehicle in Hagersville around 4:50 p.m. Thursday.
Police are searching for a Port Rowan woman who went missing this week while on her way to Toronto.
Family contacted police around 10:30 p.m. Thursday after Gudrun H. Anagnostou, 78, failed to arrive at her daughter’s home in Toronto as planned.
Police have determined that Anagnostou attended an appointment in Simcoe before gassing up her blue Hyundai Elantra vehicle in Hagersville around 4:50 p.m. Thursday. She has not been heard from since.
“Family members are extremely concerned as this is out of the ordinary for their mother,” Const. Ed Sanchuk, spokesperson for the Norfolk OPP, said in a news release Friday morning.
Anagnostou is described as white, about 5’ 3” tall, and weighing about 130 pounds with a medium build. She has wavy brown hair, blue eyes and a noticeable scar over her top lip from a previous surgery.
When last seen, Anagnostou was wearing a grey top and skirt and a three-quarter length coat.
The licence plate on the missing woman’s car is BBER 685.
Anyone with information about Anagnostou’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Norfolk OPP at 1-888-310-1122.
Information can also be shared anonymously with Crime Stoppers of Haldimand and Norfolk at 1-800-222-8477.
Callers to Crime Stoppers who help solve a crime are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.