Concerns For Welfare Of Six Month Old Girl, As Police Search For Missing Mum And Bub

Police are appealing to the public to help locate a western Sydney mother and her infant daughter.

Joanna Punzo and her daughter Juliana have not been seen since Friday afternoon.

The 39-year-old woman was last seen with her baby departing a government office in Parramatta at around 3pm.

Police are appealing for information to locate the infant as they have concerns for her welfare.

Six-month old Juliana Punzo is described as being of Caucasian appearance, with a fair complexion, thin build, 40cm to 50cm, and between 5kg and 10kg. She has brown hair and brown eyes.

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Joanna Punzo, is described as being of Caucasian appearance with a fair complexion and a thin build, 170cm-175cm tall and 70kg to 75kg. She has brown hair and green eyes.



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It’s unknown what the mother or baby were wearing when last seen.

Juliana has has links to western Sydney including Guildford, Girraween and Parramatta and may be in the area.

Anyone who sees them or has information of the baby’s whereabouts is asked to called Granville Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

If you or someone you know is in need of help, contact Lifeline on 13 11 14, or get in touch with Beyond Blue on 1300 22 4636.