UPDATE: Kate-Lynn Tooshley has been located safely as of 9:45 p.m. on Monday night.

Earlier: Victoria Police are seeking public assistance in their search for missing Kate-Lynn Tooshley.

The 16-year-old girl was reported missing on January 31st and her family is concerned for her well being.

Tooshley resides in Duncan but police have reason to believe she may be in the Victoria area.

She is described as an Indigenous girl standing 5’5″ tall, weighing about 120 lbs and has shoulder-length dark hair.

Anyone who sees her is asked to call 911.

If you have information about where she may be, contact VicPD at (250) 995-7654. To report what you know anonymously, call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.