Janice Cher Desjarlais
North American Missing Persons Network
Janice Cher Desjarlais

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: October 1, 2010 from Fort McMurray, Alberta
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 5'6"
  • Weight: 240 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Black, long
  • Race: Aboriginal/Native
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Tattoo on right leg, Scorpion.
  • Clothing: Black jacket and pants.
  • Case Number: 20101221217

  • Details of Disappearance
    Janice Desjarlais was reported missing on October 3 after falling asleep in a dumpster outside the Centre of Hope in the early hours of October 1. She was with a boyfriend who hopped out of the dumpster to get food from McDonald's at 7:30 a.m. and when he returned the dumpster was empty and there was no sign of Desjarlais.

    Police reviewed security footage to determine that she was in the dumpster when a dump truck came and emptied it. Police searched the landfill, but have yet to find Desjarlais.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Wood Buffalo RCMP

    Source Information
    Canada's Missing