(May 11, 2012 at approximately 12:45 pm) Gwinnett County Police uniform officers responded to a residence on Cast Bend Way in Buford , in reference to a missing person. This is located in an unincorporated area of Gwinnett County.Through investigation it was learned that Christine Joyce Park had left her home without notifying her parents. Christine is a 21 years old, however Christine’s parents said that she has the mental capacity of an 8 to 10 year old child.
She is described as an Asian female with shoulder length hair, approximately 5ft 2in tall, and weighs approximately 112 lbs. She was last seen wearing navy blue pants and a red shirt. Christine’s parents believe she may have changed into her favorite clothes which they describe as a white knee length skirt with navy blue dots or a zigzag pattern, and black socks with blue stripes. She was also carrying a blue Timberland backpack. A photo of Christine is attached to this press release.
A Mattie’s Call has been issued for Christine. Christine is listed as a missing person with a disability. Christine does not need medication for her day-to-day activities.
At this time it is not believed that there was foul play involved in Christine's disappearance.
If anyone comes into contact with Christine they are urged to contact the Gwinnett County Police Department, or they can call 911.