UPDATE: Missing woman Alyssa Watkins has been located.
Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP is looking for 28-year-old Alyssa Watkins, who was last seen on December 9, 2021.
At approximately 1:00 a.m. this morning, police received notice that Watkins was missing. She was last seen on Thursday on the Trans-Canada Highway in Grand Falls-Windsor at approximately 6:30 a.m., just west of the Westwood Inn. Watkins was last seen entering a black transport truck, which was towing an orange forklift. The transport truck departed with Watkins on board. She has not been heard from since that sighting.
Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP is concerned for Watkins' safety and well-being.
Police are interested in speaking with the owner of the transport truck, as Watkins was last seen getting into the truck.
Anyone having information about the current whereabouts of Alyssa Watkins is asked to contact Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP at 709-489-2121 or contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (TIPS is 8477), by Secure Web Tips at www.nlcrimestoppers.com, or by downloading the free and secure mobile app. Search the App Store for "P3 Tips". Electronic tips submitted to Crime Stoppers are encrypted, entirely confidential and completely anonymous.