A Port Elgin woman who was reported missing by Saugeen Shores police has been found dead.
Police issued a news release just before 4 p.m. on Saturday informing the public that Kathryn Dereski (Scatterty-Dereski), 52, had been located dead in Port Elgin. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the sudden death investigation, the news release said.
In an earlier news release issued late Saturday morning, police asked for the public’s help in locating Dereski. She had last been seen in Port Elgin on Friday at 4:30 p.m. and police said they had concerns for her safety.
“The Saugeen Shores Police Service wishes to sincerely thank all the individuals and members of the Saugeen Shores Fire Department who assisted with the search,” Saturday afternoon’s news release said. “Our sincerest thoughts are with the family. We ask that the privacy of the family be respected at this time.”
The Saugeen Shores Police Service is seeking public assistance to locate a missing 52 year old female from Port Elgin.
Kathryn DERESKI (SCATTERTY-DERESKI) was last seen on January 25th, 2019 at 4:30pm in the parking lot of the Liquor Store located at 216 Goderich Street, Port Elgin.
- White Female 52 years old
- 5’11 (180cm)
- 160lbs (72kg)
- Short wavy strawberry blonde hair
- Blue/green eyes
- Medium build
- Grey knee length winter coat
- Grey toque
- Leather mittens
- Winter boots
Police have concerns for Kathryn’s safety. If you have any information about her whereabouts, please contact the Saugeen Shores Police or your local emergency service.
Saugeen Shores Police – (519)832-9200