UPDATE: Oromocto RCMP say a woman who had been missing for several days has been located safe and sound.

ORIGINAL POST:  The RCMP is asking for the public's help in locating a 50-year-old woman from the Rusagonis area.

Photo: Oromocto RCMP

Shelley Dee--also known as Shelley Ross--has not been in contact with her family since Tuesday, December 30, according to Constable Todd Pugh of the Oromocto Detachment.  It is believed that she might have left her residence in the early morning of December 31.

Police describe Dee as a Caucasian woman with a slim build. She is 5'2" tall and weighs approximately 90 pounds.  She has blonde hair and blue eyes.

Dee is not normally away from her residence or family for an extended period of time and her family is concerned for her well-being.  She doesn't own a vehicle and normally travels with family members or by taxi.  She most often travels within the Saint John, Oromocto and Fredericton areas.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Shelley Dee, please contact the Oromocto RCMP at 506-357-4300.  You may also leave an anonymous tip on the NB Crime Stoppers website or at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).