As police continue to search for missing Joyce who has now been missing for over 48 hours close friends of Joyce have revealed that popular pensioner is scared of the dark and enjoys spending time at the beach her favourite being Lee on the Solent.
Many of Joyce friends are said to be in shock and have voiced concerns over her unexplained disappearance. Despite extensive searches by the police helicopter and a search teams who have searched local wooden areas the pensioner still remains uncounted for.
The helicopter crew spent the evening combing the wooded areas in and around Fareham using a thermal imaging camera.(Thursday).
Joyce Crouthers, 78, is missing from her home in Gosport and Police officers are keen to find her. She was last seen yesterday (Wednesday) at around 4:50pm at her home on Honeysuckle Close and has now been missing for over 48 hours.
She hasn’t been seen since and her family are understandably concerned as she hasn’t taken her medication with her and she may be confused and may not know where she is.
Joyce is described as:
• 5ft 6ins tall.
• Large build.
• Very short brown hair.
• Likely to be wearing dark clothing and carrying a small dark handbag
Anyone with information is asked to contact Hampshire Police on 101