UPDATE: Located safely, August 7, 2015
On Wednesday, August 5, 2015, Arcadia Police received a call of a missing person. Barbara Jean Joseph was last seen at the Arcadia Methodist Hospital on July 26, 2015. Barbara left the hospital prior to being seen by a physician and has not been seen since. It is unknown why Barbara went to the hospital. Barbara has a history of psychological disorders and has attempted suicide numerous times in the past. Barbara is a 44-year old Caucasian female, 5’7”, 150 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes. It is unknown what type of clothing Barbara was wearing when she was last seen and she does not have a vehicle.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Arcadia Police Department at 626-574-5151. If you prefer to provide information ANONYMOUSLY, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or using the tip web page at Los Angeles Regional Crime Stoppers.