Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Josephine Despard was last seen in Olean, NY on February 7, 1984. On that evening, Despard left the family home at 5PM with a male acquaintance from Franklinville. They were reportedly going to his home to swap some stereo components.
The man later told police that they instead went to the Olean Mall for a cup of coffee and that he had last seen her at 6PM. The man had stated that Ms. Despard met with friends at the mall and he left alone.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Olean City Police Department