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.
TPS release - http://www.torontopolice.on.ca/modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=6525&mode=thread&order=0&thold=0
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: 14:14Friday, October 5, 201254 Division416−808−5400
The Toronto Police Service issued a news release on Wednesday, October 3, 2012, requesting the public's assistance identifying a woman. See previous release (pdf).
This request has now been expanded Canada−Wide.
On September 5, 2012, a woman who goes by the name "Linda" walked into a downtownnToronto 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.