A year later, police are still looking for Shelly Hofmann

Port Alberni

2017-06-21 14:32 PDT

File # 2016-5779


A year after her disappearance, the Port Alberni RCMP is continuing its investigation into the whereabouts of 49 year old Port Alberni resident, Shelly Jean Hofmann.

Shelly was last seen on June 24th, 2016 in the 3000 block of 3rd Ave in downtown Port Alberni, in front of Alberni Community & Women’s Services Society (ACAWS). Shelly Hofmann is a Port Alberni resident with family ties in Vancouver and Nanaimo. She is described as a 49 year old Caucasian woman, 5 feet tall, 150 lbs, with blue eyes and short grey hair. Shelly was often seen walking around downtown Port Alberni and she has a very distinctive walk. She has a pronounced limp almost rocking from side to side and is hunched forward.


Shelly Jean Hofmann


"Shelly's disappearance remains an active and ongoing missing person's investigation. Members of the General Investigation Section continue in their search for answers into Shelly's whereabouts. We are urging the public for their help. What may seem inconsequential to you, may be the missing link in this investigative puzzle. Everything is important," said Cpl. Amelia Hayden of the Port Alberni RCMP.

Anyone with any information is asked to please contact the Port Alberni RCMP at 250-723-2424 or, if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers:
• by phone: 1-800-222-8477(TIPS)
• online: www.solvecrime.ca
• by SMS: Text: BCTIP and your message to CRIMES (274637)

Released by

Cpl. K. Amelia Hayden

NCO i/c CPVS and Media Relation Officer
Port Alberni RCMP
4444 Morton Street, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 4M8
Office: 250-724-8908
Cell: 250-730-0245
Fax: 250-724-8986

Email: bcrcmp@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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