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8 August, 2020

Have you seen Joanne Butterfield?

National Missing Persons Week is August 2 to 8 and The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is calling on the public to help solve long term missing persons’ investigations.

By Phil Brandel

National Missing Persons Week is August 2 to 8 and The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is calling on the public to help solve long term missing persons’ investigations.Each day this week, The Express will be featuring one long term missing person from FNQ.


Joanne Butterfield went missing from her Mossman home and was last seen at 9am on June 24, 1998.

At the time she went missing, Ms Butterfield was described as being of Caucasian appearance, 37-years-old, 160cm tall, medium build with a fair complexion, blue eyes and red hair.

Ms Butterfield would now be 51-years-old.

She has a ‘Tweety Bird’ tattoo on the right side of her chest area and a ‘Bluebird’ tattoo on her left shoulder.

Anyone with information which could assist police with their investigations should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or www.crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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