Search underway for woman missing from state's Riverina region

Sunday, 17 July 2022 11:33:44 AM

***PLEASE NOTE – An image of Julie has been posted on the NSW Police Force social media pages.

A search is underway, and police are appealing for public assistance, to locate a woman missing from the state’s Riverina region.

Julie Malloy, aged 71, was last seen at her home on Deniliquin Street, Tocumwal, about 6.30am today (Sunday 17 July 2022).

Officers attached to Murray River Police District were notified and commenced inquiries to locate her.

Initial inquiries have led police to believe Julie may be in or around the Murray River.

Family and police hold concerns for her welfare as her disappearance is out of character.

Julie is described as being of Caucasian appearance, of solid build, with short, brown hair.

She was last seen wearing a dressing gown.

A coordinated search will continue today in and around the Murray River, with the assistance of police divers.

Anyone with information about Julie’s whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.