Blood Found Splattered Around Missing Mother’s Bronx Home

Published on January 26, 2017, 4:55 pm
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A mother has been missing for days and disturbing discoveries inside her car and apartment have the 52-year-old’s family desperate for answers.

Duverge can barely keep track of the days since his mom went missing. Police said Joan Viau hasn’t been seen since Monday afternoon when she left her apartment on Carlisle Place in Bronx with her “other” son for a doctor’s appointment.

Viau was reported missing Wednesday, by her boyfriend of 15 years. On Thursday afternoon he was not inside the apartment they share, but police were. Sources said that Viau’s purse and cell phone were found inside the apartment with blood on them. There was also what appeared to be blood on the door leading to the hallway.

Viau is 5’7″ 135-lbs with brown eyes and salt and pepper hair. She was last seen wearing a pink shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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