A Treaty 3 mother described what it was like, after losing her 16-year-old daughter.

Anita Ross of Kenora wiped away tears, as she talked about the loss of her daughter, Delaine Copenace. Ross says the teen simply went for a walk, but never returned.

Ross was testifying before the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls is in Thunder Bay. The testimony continues today.

(with files from Canadian Press)

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National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls -- Thunder Bay

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