Ashley Virtue, 25, was reported missing Wednesday. (Photo submitted)

Pregnant Nanaimo woman goes missing while travelling for medical reasons

RCMP asking for information to help locate Ashley Virtue

Nanaimo RCMP are asking for help in locating a woman who was planning to travel to Vancouver for medical reasons, but didn’t show up where she was expected.

Ashley Virtue, 25, was reported missing Wednesday.

“Virtue is pregnant and requires daily medication. With that in mind, her family is extremely worried for her safety and well-being,” noted a Nanaimo RCMP press release.

Virtue’s cellphone has been traced to Vancouver, but investigators haven’t been able to locate her there.

She is caucasian, 5-foot-5, 120 pounds and the picture provided is recent. Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345 and quote file No. 2020-14835.



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