Missing Person: Joseph Valdez

Joseph-Valdez-webThe Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is currently attempting to locate a missing person.

Joseph Valdez of Boyce was reported missing yesterday evening, having not returned from a trip to Pollock, LA.

Deputies located the vehicle Mr. Valdez was driving yesterday afternoon after a receiving a complaint that a vehicle had been wrecked and abandoned in the Rigollette levy area.

At that time, Mr. Valdez had not been reported missing.  With the vehicle being registered out of state to a different person, attempts to contact the owner were unsuccessful.

Mr. Valdez is a white male 57 years of age, 5’6” tall, 185 pounds, brown eyes and gray hair.

Mr. Valdez was last seen yesterday morning at approximately 7:30 am.

Deputies are searching the area of the Rigollette levy at this time.

If anyone has any information on the whereabouts of Mr. Valdez, please call the Sheriff’s Office at 318 473 6700 or the Tioga Sub-station at 318 640 1696.