UPDATE (Nov. 3, 12:20 p.m.):

Merritt RCMP were able to locate Melissa Hillis this morning and thank the public for their assistance.

Police seek missing Merritt woman

Local RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance in finding a missing 33-year-old female from Merritt, B.C.

Melissa Hillis was last seen on Oct. 31 in Merritt. Since then she has been unresponsive on social media and has had no known contact with friends or family.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Merritt RCMP at 250-378-4262 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.