FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 19, 2021
Missing Person: Julie R. Brunjes LOCATED
Julie R. Brunjes has been located safely.
Thank you to all who assisted in the search.
The Springfield Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing person.
The missing person is 33-year-old Julie R. Brunjes. Brunjes is a transgender female whose legal name is Johnathon R. Brunjes. Brunjes was last seen at approximately 3:30 p.m., on Saturday, April 17, 2021, leaving 2550 w. Catalpa.
Brunjes is a white transgender female, 5’9, between 150-175 lbs., has blue eyes, brown hair, and glasses.
Officers were made aware by Brunjes' guardians that she suffers from schizophrenia and has the mental capacity of a preteen.
Police are seeking to confirm her well-being. Anyone with information concerning her whereabouts should call 911 or the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810 or make an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (8477).
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Case number: 21-13145
Media Contact: PAO Jasmine Bailey
Release authorized by Lt. Mark Foos