Comox Valley woman missing since Oct. 31

Julia Strobach, 26, is known to have friends in Courtenay, Nanaimo and Victoria

Julia Strobach was last heard from on Oct. 31. Comox Valley RCMP are calling on the public to help find the missing 26-year-old

Police are seeking the public’s help to find a Comox Valley woman who was last heard from on Halloween.

Julia Strobach, 26, was reported missing Nov. 15. Despite extensive efforts, Comox Valley RCMP have been unable to locate her.

According to police, Strobach has a history of going away for extended periods, but typically keeps in touch with friends through texting, Facebook or phone calls.

“This lack of contact with friends is highly unlike her,” said Const. Don Sinclair in a news release.

Strobach is Caucasian, 5’9”, 126 pounds, dyed red hair, green eyes and possibly carrying a pink backpack.

She is known to have acquaintances in Courtenay, Nanaimo and Victoria and is also known to travel with her red Raleigh mountain bike or by hitch-hiking.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is urged to contact their local police, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).