(Mary Cyprich/Nanaimo RCMP)

Nanaimo RCMP are seeking public assistance in their search for missing Mary Cyprich.

Police believe the 17-year-old may be in the company of  36-year-old Force Forsythe, and the two are believed to be travelling in a 2007 brown Ford Escape, with BCL HP2 43W, associated to Forsythe.

(Force Forsyth/Nanaimo RCMP)
(Vehicle associated with Forsythe/Nanaimo RCMP)

Cyprich was last seen at approximately 8 p.m. on Thursday March 26th and was immediately reported missing to the Nanaimo RCMP.

She is described as a non-white female, standing 5′ 4″ tall, weighing 100 lbs and has long black hair. Cyprich was last seen wearing a black t-shirt with the word “Rotary” on the front, a black leather jacket and grey Puma socks – she left home without wearing shoes.

On the other hand, Forsythe is a white male, standing 5’10”, weighing 200 lbs, with short blonde hair and blue eyes. He resides in the Vancouver area and has several tattoos; one on his right arm of a W in a Crown and another on his right forearm which spells ULTIO.

Police believe the two may have already left Nanaimo and travelled to either the Vancouver area or the Sunshine Coast.

Anyone with information about either individual is asked to contact the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345 or your the closest RCMP detachment or police agency, and quote file # 2020-11371.