RNC Release New Information on Cortney Lake #HelpFindCortney

The RNC have released some new information about the disappearance of Cortney Lake.

New CCTV footage from a residence on Wellington Crescent has been obtained by investigators in recent days. The video shows what we now believe is the last known images of Cortney Lake before all connectivity with her phone and social media discontinued.

On Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 3:07 PM, she was seen in CCTV footage (previously released to the media) at the Esso on Anderson Ave.

Through interviews with witnesses, police have sertermined that she spent the afternoon with friends and family and was later dropped off at her home on Wellington Cres in Mount Pearl.

Newly obtained footage of Lake shows her walking on Wellington Cres away from her home toward the area of Lindbergh Crescent/Ruth Ave at exactly 7:52 PM.

Police are all asking residents and businesses in that area, primarily the following streets; to review any CCTV camera footage they may have shortly after 7:52 PM on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 for Cortney Lake:

  • Lindbergh Crescent

  • Ruth Avenue

  • Michener Ave (and neighborhoods)

  • Old Placentia Road

Investigators with RNC’s Major Crime Unit believe the circumstances around Cortney Lake’s disappearance to be suspicious in nature.

Police are urging the public to come forward with any information they may have.

The RNC will continue to release information to the public on social media using the hashtag #HelpFindCortney and encourage the public to continue to share our posts relating to this investigation.

Anyone who has information pertaining to the whereabouts of Cortney Lake is asked to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can now provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers Website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.