Sheriff Mike Waguespack reports that the APSO is currently searching the Belle Rose area for missing person Anna Mae Hidalgo white female 84 years of age.
Family members reported Mrs. Hidalgo missing on Sunday, March 13, 2011.
Mrs. Hidalgo's 2005 Chevrolet Impala bearing Louisiana Handicap License plate H229715 was discovered at approximately 5:00PM abandoned in a wooded area, a short distance from her residence.
During a search of the residence deputies discovered obvious signs of a struggle.
Mrs. Hidalgo last contact with family members was on Saturday evening.
The Louisiana State Police Crime Laboratory was requested and responded to the scene on Sunday evening to process the residence and the vehicle for potential evidence. The Ascension Parish Sheriff , Lafourche Parish Sheriff, Louisiana State Police Air Support and local volunteers areassisting with this search.
Anyone with information concerning this matter can contact the Criminal Investigation Division at 985-526-1627 or the Communications Division at 985-369-2912.