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Julie Ann Gonzalez Update: Husband of Missing Texas Mom Claims Harassment

The family of missing mother Julie Ann Gonzalez prays for her safe return and asks that anyone who has information regarding her whereabouts contact the Austin Police Department at 512-974-5000. Personal Photo

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AUSTIN, Texas (CBS) As police continue to search for missing Texas mom Julie Ann Gonzalez, who disappeared in March, her estranged husband is now claiming he is the victim of harassment and vandalism.

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The 21-year-old mother was last seen by her estranged husband George De La Cruz on March 26. De La Cruz and Gonzalez were in the process of getting a divorce. He maintains that he had nothing to do with her disappearance.

According to KVUE, De La Cruz claims someone smashed his car windshield while it was parked in front of his Austin home. De La Cruz had recently been at a custody hearing for Gonzalez's 2-year-old daughter.

"We feel whoever is doing this is retaliating. It's for us not giving the family custody or access to Layla," Patrick Fagerberg, De La Cruz's Attorney, told KVUE.

Very little evidence in the case and the lack of new leads have left many questions unanswered.

According to the Austin Police Department's spokeswoman Anna Sabana, police have found no physical evidence that indicate that Gonzalez was a victim of foul play.

De La Cruz told CNN in April that when Gonzalez came to pick up their daughter at his house she "looked completely different."

Gonzalez told him that she would be back later, but she never returned to pick up her daughter.

Months later, Gonzalez's family fears the worst.

Anyone who has information regarding her whereabouts is urged to contact the Austin Police Department at 512-974-5000.

  • Edecio Martinez

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