A Wilkes-Barre woman who was diagnosed with a rare mental health condition is missing.
The missing woman 44-year-old (was diagnosed with dissociative fugue, which causes her to regress to the mindset of a 6- to 10-year-old girl who does not know who she is or what is happening, her husband, Joe, told police.
According to police:
Richie reported his wife missing Saturday morning and described her condition, stating she is not a danger to police or others.
He said his wife left their shortly before 9 a.m. to report to her job at the American Legion on Lee Park Avenue. He received a from her employer at 9:15 a.m. indicating she was not there. He retraced her route and did not find her and has not received a response on her cell.
Kathleen Richie is around 6 feet and about 200 pounds with pink hair and was last seen wearing white shorts and a tan shirt. Her husband said she was driving their white 2014 Dodge Grand Caravan.
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