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MONTREAL, DECEMBER 9, 2016  – Stephanie Dias, a 15-year-old student at John F. Kennedy High School in St. Michel has been missing since December 4.

Stephanie left her home in Rosemont-La Petitie Patrie at around 1 pm. She has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’3” tall and weighs 104 pounds.

A number of entities across the island of Montreal are searching for Stephanie, thanks in part to social media. Through the SPVM, the EMSB and the Missing Children’s Network social media outreach efforts: more than 50,000 individuals were made aware of Stephanie’s disappearance. These individuals include students, parents, the Quebec Truckers Association, STM Security personnel, security mall agents, street workers, as well as dozens of fast food establishments in the province. 

Furthermore, the Missing Children’s Network is in touch with Stephanie’s family, hoping to pass any pertinent information onto the proper authorities.  If anyone has any information about Stephanie’s whereabouts, please call 911 or speak with the police via the anonymous and confidential Info-Crime at: 514-393-1133.

Her missing person profile can be viewed here:

Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213