UPDATE: Rihanna's backup dancer Shirlene Quigley has been found safe at an undisclosed medical facility, NBC reports.
Singer Rihanna made a plea for help in finding her backup dancer Shirlene Quigley, who is reportedly missing.
On Monday, Rihanna posted a video of Quigley and wrote on Instagram, "This beautiful soul, and former dancer of mine is MISSING!!! My heart aches thinking of how heavy this is on all who love her! If anyone has seen or has any information on @shirlenequigley's whereabouts ..... PLEASE CONTACT the North Bergen Police Department 201 392 2100!!!!”
In the video, Shirlene urged others to respect each other, saying, "If I make a connection, a relationship whether it be one minute, one year or the rest of my life, if you are in my life, I love you.”
Along with Rihanna, Missy Elliott also posted another video of Quigley, writing, "This is @shirlenequigley she's been missing since Friday she is so loved & we pray for her safe return… Those who have met her know her spirit is always bubbly and kind & uplifting energy! Sending countless prayers🙏🏾.”
This is @shirlenequigley she's been missing since Friday she is so loved & we pray for her safe return.. if u have any information or seen her please contact North Bergen police 201-392-2100 she was last seen at 12:55 am at Port Authority. Need help from the whole Dance Community to spread the word! Those who have met her know her spirit is always bubbly and kind & uplifting energy! Sending countless prayers🙏🏾
Quigley was reportedly last seen Sunday in NYC by her dad, stepping onto a bus at Port Authority past midnight. He told NBC, "I just want her to come home, or if someone has her to let her be. She’s everything to me. She's why I live.”