In Romanian mythology, Striga is a living dead. Sometimes a living person can have qualities of Strigoi, and those qualities are the ability to turn into an animal. Another thing Strigoi can is to become invisible. Finally, he is able to take away life by sucking the blood of their victims.

In Romania, at all times, there was a panic because of a Strigoi, people were armed and went to the suspect’s home or place where they thought Strigoi could be hiding at.