Durham Regional Police are investigating the disappearance of a mother and daughter from Whitby.
Ava Burton, 58, and her mother, Tatilda Noble, 85, were both reported missing.
Investigators say they were called to an address at the Scepter location on Thursday afternoon to check on the well-being of the two women.
The women were not traced, but police say they found evidence at the scene that they were considered suspicious.
Investigators are seeking information about the suspected disappearance of two women, who were reported missing from a residence at Septor Place in Whitby. Media officials will soon visit the spot. @George Tudos
— Durham Regional Police (@DRPS) 15 October 2021
Burton is described as black, five foot one and 125 pounds, a light complexion, with brown hair and brown eyes.
Noble is described as black, five foot, 100 pounds, with a light complexion, brown eyes, brown hair about neck length, and prescription glasses. Her hair is usually wrapped in a scarf and she speaks with a Jamaican accent.
Police have set up a command post and are asking residents of the area to check their home security and dashcam footage.