NEWARK, NJ — Newark police are asking for the public’s help finding a 53-year-old local woman. She was reported missing on June 13, authorities said.
According to the Newark Department of Public Safety, Elvira Marques, 53, of Newark, was last seen at approximately 6 a.m. on Monday, June 11 in the area of South and Broad streets. She was described as 5 feet 6 inches and from 140 to 150 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair worn in a bob-cut style. She also has a tattoo on her left arm, and was wearing blue jeans when last seen (see below photos).
“While police are actively searching for Ms. Marques, we seek the public’s assistance in quickly locating and returning her to her family,” the NDPS stated.
Anyone with information about Ms. Elvira Marques can call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS (1-877-695-4867). Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division’s website at: www.newarkpd.org or through its Smartphone App available at iTunes and Google Play.
Newark Police Seek the Public’s Help in Locating Elvira Marques, 53, Missing Since 6-11-18 from Broad and South streets. Call 1-877-NWK-TIPS. https://t.co/NgkHhBeOCR via @Nextdoor pic.twitter.com/8cAMVwbifC
— Dept. Public Safety (@NewarkNJPolice) August 21, 2018
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