The Vancouver Police Department Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Japanese student.
Twenty-nine-year-old Natsumi Kogawa was last seen in downtown Vancouver on Wednesday Sept. 7, and was last in contact with friends on Sept. 8.
Officials say Natsumi is an experienced traveler studying English in Vancouver. Her friends and family have grown concern due to having no contact with her over the past five days.
Natsumi is described as Asian, 4 ft. 11 inches tall with a slim build, long hair and brown eyes.
She may be carrying a black backpack.
Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Natsumi Kogawa is asked to call police.