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Woman missing from Riverview

The Coquitlam RCMP is asking for the public
The Coquitlam RCMP is asking for the public's assistance in locating a mentally ill woman who is missing from Riverview Hospital.
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The Coquitlam RCMP is asking for the public's assistance in locating a mentally ill woman who is missing from Riverview Hospital.

Linda Muriel Stephen was last seen by staff and residents at the facility at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, April 8.  The 58-year-old woman suffers from a mental disorder and requires  medication that is necessary to keep her from becoming paranoid.

Police said Stephen does not have a history of wandering and it is not known where she may have gone or by what means.

She is described as a caucasian female, 5'4" tall, weighing 108 pounds with grey hair, blue eyes and was last seen wearing a green fleece jacket.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Stephen is asked to call Coquitlam RCMP at 604-945-1550.

gmckenna@tricitynews.com

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