Dara Lorrainne Joseph

Joseph, circa 2017

  • Missing Since 05/20/2017
  • Missing From China, Texas
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Female
  • Race White
  • Date of Birth 12/01/1983 (36)
  • Age 33 years old
  • Height and Weight 4'9 - 4'11, 100 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian female. Blonde hair, blue/hazel eyes. Joseph's nose, ears and septum are pierced, and she has several tattoos, including a star on her arm. She often changes her hair color. Her previous married name is Friesen.

Details of Disappearance

Joseph's family in Portage, Indiana last heard from her in late May or early June 2017. Her last known address was a camper in China, Texas, which she shared with her boyfriend. She told her family she would be traveling to Portage, but she never arrived there. Her boyfriend said she left him during the week of June 17.

Joseph's family stated she had a violent relationship with her boyfriend, and they're concerned for her safety. They reported her missing after they didn't hear from her for several months. The circumstances of her disappearance are unclear. Indiana police are investigating.

Investigating Agency

  • Jefferson County Sheriff's Office 409-835-8411
  • Portage Police Department 409-762-3122

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated January 27, 2019; casefile added.