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Elk Grove police seek help finding missing woman who suffers from schizophrenia

Elk Grove police seek the public’s help in finding a missing woman who is considered at risk because she suffers from a bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

Anisha McCarthy, 35, was last seen by family members at 3:30 a.m. Thursday when she left their residence in the 8700 block of Maranello Drive. Police said McCarthy does not have her medication with her and family members have indicated that she may be suicidal.

McCarthy is described as 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighing 140 pounds, with short brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a purple shirt and ripped blue jeans.

Anyone with information regarding McCarthy’s whereabouts is asked to call the Elk Grove Police Department Dispatch Center at (916) 691-5246.