Update - December 18, 2012
A mystery woman who showed up in Toronto nearly two months ago has been positively identified as Linda Hegg and has returned to the United States.
This media release is sent at the request of the Toronto Police Service in an attempt to identify the woman in the attached release / picture. She has made reference to Halifax, NS since she has been at the Toronto Shelter.
Please direct all inquiries to Toronto Police Service.
Police request Canada−Wide assistance to identify woman known only as "Linda", Photograph of woman released
Broadcast time: 14:14
Friday, October 5, 2012
The Toronto Police Service issued a news release on Wednesday, October 3, 2012, requesting the public's assistance identifying a woman.
This request has now been expanded Canada−Wide.
On September 5, 2012, a woman who goes by the name "Linda" walked into a downtown Toronto shelter. She is unable to provide any other information about herself and doesn't remember anything about herself.
She is described as white, 5'7", 150 lbs., shoulder−length, straight blond hair and blue eyes. She is currently wearing a dark−blue jean jacket, black Capri−style pants, black slip−on walking shoes, a pink bandana, white ankle socks, light−brown glasses and a pink watch.
Please make reference to TPS occurrence #4478159 when calling police with information.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416−808−5400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416−222−TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.