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liz harris
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Saturday, February 03, 2007

AUSTIN

Missing woman to be shown on TV

A local teen who has been missing since July will be featured on the television show "America's Most Wanted" tonight, according to the teen's family.

Family members said a show official told them that a picture of Roxanne Paltauf, 19, would be shown during the fourth commercial break of the broadcast.

The show airs tonight at 8 on Fox.

Bonnie Block, a spokeswoman for the family, said Paltauf was last seen around 9 p.m. July 8 at a Budget Inn in North Austin. Police say Paltauf walked away from the hotel after having a fight with her boyfriend, Block said. No charges have been filed in the disappearance, Block said.

If anyone has information about where to find Paltauf, they can call the show's hotline at 1 (800) CRIME-TV.

liz harris
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here is a story Fox 7 did after AMW

 

http://www.myfoxaustin.com/myfox/pages/Home/Detail?contentId=2268774&version=1&locale=EN-US&layoutCode=VSTY&pageId=1.1.1

Robert Cooke
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Liz,

 

Thanks for the link. Jenni Lee sent me a text message asking if I watched that and I had not until you posted it.

 

I hope the AMW and FoxNews stories been the tip(s) necessary to find RoxAnne.

 

Robert

Elizabeth Harris
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This is Roxanne
http://myspace-915.vo.llnwd.net/010...004526915_m.jpg
This is her b/f Louis Walls (he was the last to see her)
http://myspace-651.vo.llnwd.net/010...004787651_l.jpg

Roxanne has a myspace: Finding Roxanne
http://profile.myspace.com/index.cf...iendid=84543154

This is Lizzy's (mother) myspace dedicated to finding Roxanne;
http://profile.myspace.com/index.cf...d8-ce021dffa6e3

This is Roxanne's missing poster:
http://i58.photobucket.com/albums/g.../scan0016-1.jpg

This is an article written about Roxanne with a link to Louis Walls criminal record:
http://www.crimelibrary.com/news/or...ne_paltauf.html

Please, Let's help Lizzy find Roxanne.

ELIZABETH HARRIS
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Hello all, Ok I am on a new mission, I have been checking into a advertising billboard in the Rundberg--IH35 , austin tx area. This to put a Roxannes name and picture out there for all to see. I have calls in with a couple of companies, Lamar and Reagan, billboards to get prices . Yes it is very expensive Approx=== $1,100.00 for the art work and $6000.00 for the space and time. The reason that it is so pricey is the location I am at my witts ends and continue to come with ideas in finding OUR ROXANNE AKA TEAM ROXANNE. This could also be a start in helping other families of missing love ones maybe start a organzation.Which i have no idea how to go about it, but it is a start I believe that The Good Lord has put this in my heart, my purpose, So Please get back with me on ideas,suggestion and comments on this matter Through God ,All thing are possible Thank you God Bless and Love Elizabeth Harris and Family
liz Harris
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"Yeah!!!!!!!!! Reagan Billborads just called and inform me that they are willing to Donate the space for FREE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Wow Thank you Lord,
So now I just have to come up with the 1100.00 for the art work and vinyl,
More than half way there,
I 'll do the bank acct tomorrow for a nonprofit tax.
I want to give a shout out for Coy West @ Reagan for making this happen
512-526-7740. You are blessing
I'll keep everyone inform to what is going on
Love
Lizzy

Holly
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Audrey

'Have you seen this girl?'

Austin mother searches for her missing 18-year-old daughter.


AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF
Saturday, July 15, 2006

Every day for the past week, in the area near Rundberg Lane and Interstate 35 in North Austin, Elizabeth Harris has searched for her missing 18-year-old daughter.

In hotels and stores. Under I-35. In ditches. In trash bins. She posts fliers. She approaches strangers.

Roxanne Paultaf Was last seen by boyfriend on July 7, mother says.

Police said Friday that attempts to find Paultaf have been unsuccessful, and the department took the rare step of releasing a news release for a missing person.

Paultaf's on-and-off boyfriend of two years was the last one who had seen her, at about 8:30 p.m. July 7, Harris said.

The couple had been staying at the Budget Inn near East Rundberg Lane and I-35, spending time together alone, Harris said.

They had an argument, the boyfriend told Harris the next day. Paultaf walked out. He went after her. She told him to leave her alone. Later, he went looking. He couldn't find her.

A few hours after his call, Harris called the police.

"My mind's going crazy," Harris said Friday. "I don't know what's going on."

"I'm fearing the worst has happened. I'm trying not to," she said, crying. "I just need to know where she's at."

And it's not like Paultaf not to call, Harris said. Mother and daughter speak often, at least every other day. But Paultaf hasn't contacted her family or friends since July 7.

"She hasn't even tried to call her own cell phone," which was left in the hotel with all of her belongings, Harris said.

Only her ID was missing.

The eldest of five children and on track to earn a GED, Paultaf is talented, artistic, bright, beautiful and helpful at the family's French Place home, Harris said, a girl with dreams who aspires to study fashion and interior design.

Paultaf, who is 5-foot-4 and 124 pounds with green eyes and brown hair, was last seen wearing white shorts, a pink tank top and flip-flops, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call 911.

"She's our lifeline," Harris said. "I've got to find her."

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Holly
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I'm so happy about them helping you out with that....

great news.

 

 

I belive it will help

 

 

 

 

Holly

liz harris
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http://www.projectjason.org/18wheel.html 18 Wheel Angels Campaign -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Roxanne is on Project Jason's current 18 Wheel Angel campaign. A special poster has been made for her and can be downloaded and printed for placement. More information about the program, and the link for the poster can be found here: Project Jason - Assistance for families of the missing In addition to the campaign, Roxanne is also featured in a trucking publication called Through the Gears. This free magazine is distributed in truck stops nationwide. Through the Gears is one of JB Scott's many publications. In partnership with Project Jason, they feature one missing person per month. You can pick up your free copies at a local truck stop, but if it's far from you, you may want to call and ask if they carry that magazine. These are NOT with the regular for purchase magazines. At my truck stop, they are in a special rack outside the main truck stop door. At another truck stop, they are in a hallway between the store and the trucker's lounge. Through the Gears has a circulation of about 150,000. You can also see the current campaign information on this JB Scott webpage: 18 Wheel Angels We hope this helps in the search for Roxanne. Kelly Jolkowski, Mother of Missing Jason Jolkowski President and Founder, Project Jason Project Jason - Assistance for families of the missing Read our Voice for the Missing Blog Project Jason-Voice for the Missing __________________ If you remain in me and my words remain in you, ask whatever you wish , and it will be given to you John, 15.7
liz
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We've got Really Great News, Roxanne's Billboard is Up!!! 
Here in Austin ,TX
Going Northbond on I-35, between Rundberg and Braker ln. On the west side of the highway you will see her.
A special thanks goes out to Reagan billboards!!!!

lizzy
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Link to Roxanne billboard video

http://www.kvue.com/sharedcontent/VideoPlayer/showVideo.php?vidId=130063
liz
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Story: Mother hopes billboard helps find her daughter


Mother hopes billboard helps find her daughter

08:45 PM CDT on Wednesday, March 21, 2007

By SHELTON GREEN/KVUE News

A great big sign is spelling new hope for the family of Roxanne Paltauf.  The 18-year-old has been missing for eight months.  Now, a local company has donated a billboard on I-35 featuring Roxanne's mysterious disappearance. 

The billboard is only a block away from where Roxanne was last seen.  Now, her mother is hoping the exposure will bring her daughter back.  

KVUE

The family of Roxanne Paltauf is hoping a billboard along I-35 will help bring her home.

"(The billboard is) huge and it's beautiful, just like Roxanne," said Liz Harris, Paltauf's mother. 

The space was donated for free by Reagan National Advertising.

Paltauf never came home last July.  The 18-year-old's boyfriend, 30-year-old Louis Walls, told the family and police that Paltauf walked away from a North Austin hotel after the couple argued.  Police are anxious to talk to anyone who may have seen the couple before, during and after Roxanne's disappeared.

In July, a search by volunteers in the area where Paltauf was last seen turned up nothing.  She was also featured on the TV show, "America's Most Wanted" earlier this year.  Last week, Paltauf's story appeared in "18-Wheel Angels", a national magazine for truck drivers.

Harris now has high hopes that this latest tool will finally provide the missing piece of the puzzle.

"I think this is a perfect location, especially 5 o'clock traffic, everybody's going to be stopped, they're going to be looking at something, they'll be looking at her and hopefully remember her face, seen her around, find some information that maybe somebody knows where she's at," she said.

Friends and family donated the $1,100 it took to create the artwork. 

Call Crimestoppers at 472-TIPS if you know where Roxanne is.  Remember, any tip leading to an arrest could mean a reward of up to $1,000.

nereida
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hi my name is nereida and i just want to tell you that your daughter roxanne will be in my prayers and i truly hope you find her. if i know anything about her i promise i will let you know about her. i know you must be going through a terrible time but just remember that god will take care of her. god bless you and your family.

liz
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Quote:
Originally Posted by nereida

hi my name is nereida and i just want to tell you that your daughter roxanne will be in my prayers and i truly hope you find her. if i know anything about her i promise i will let you know about her. i know you must be going through a terrible time but just remember that god will take care of her. god bless you and your family.

Hi Nereida,
Do you know her personally?
Thank you for you prayers
Elizabeth Harris
Cristina
Reply with quote  #30 
I remember Roxanne coming to Connecticut with her brother and sisters about four or five years ago... Roxanne and my sister Stephanie were best friends. In fact, I had a dream abotu her last night and my sister brought up that she had been missing. I am so sorry to hear the news two years later. I miss Roxanne and her spunk! I will definately do whatever I need to help find her... She will be in my prayers for now and always. Let's find Roxanne!

-Cristina M. Costa
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