Oct. 24, 2019. By Shane O’Brien
Police are looking for a mother and daughter who went missing from a homeless shelter in Elmhurst on Tuesday.
Janee Evans, 32, and her daughter Victoria Evans, 6, were last seen at a shelter at the former Pan American Hotel site at 79-00 Queens Blvd.
As of Thursday morning, the pair had yet to be found.
Janee Evans reportedly suffers from schizophrenia and this is not the first time that she and daughter have gone missing, according to various reports.
Janee Evans is described as being 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighing about 135 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black jacket, red hoodie, gray pants and blue sneakers.
Victoria Evans, meanwhile, is described as being 3 feet 10 inches tall and weighing 80 pounds. She was last seen wearing a blue and white dress with black leggings and purple sneakers.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips.