Missing persons, Vaud mother with daughter, Valais youth

Update 10 February: Pair found, now safe. Photos removed to protect family’s privacy

LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND – Police in two cantons have issued missing persons reports Wednesday 1 February, and they are asking the public for help finding them.

Canton Vaud police say 35-year-old Mizué Bachelard and her 7-year-old daughter Hanaé Noémi disappeared Tuesday evening 31 January from their home in Chexbres.

The mother is “psychologically fragile” say police.

They put out an alert after the mother bought petrol in Bursins, on the A1 autoroute, for her blue Nissan Micra car, Vaud license plates VD 551’987 at 19:40.

She then took money out of a bank cash machine in Versoix and at 09:00 this morning out of a machine in Paris. Mizué Bachelard is 160cm tall, thin and wispy, with chestnut hair (she often wears it tied with a band) and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a pink pullover, checkered pants or pyjama-style bottoms, and a brown-beige coat.

Her daughter is 120cm tall, thin, with chestnut hair and light blue eyes. She was wearing a red and white striped pullover, dark pants and a blue jacket with a hood.

Police believe the pair may be in Paris.

They ask anyone with information to phone +41 21 644 4444.

Valais youth missing from home since 26 January

Bastien Monnet, 18 years old, has not been seen since the night of 26 January in St Maurice.

Sebastien Monnet, missing from St Maurice

He is 187 cm tall, trim build, dark brown hair cut very short, brown eyes. He was last seen wearing military pants with US Army on them and very large side pockets, a black jacket with hood covered in logos, a black winter jacket with small red and gray motifs and black cloth trainers.

Police in canton Valais are asking anyone with information to contact them at +41 27 326 5656.