West Palm police: Missing woman, 56, found safely


10 a.m. update: Deborah Darragh was found safely Wednesday morning, city police said.

Original post: A 56-year-old West Palm Beach woman was reported missing Tuesday night after she failed to return to her home, city police said.

At about 8 p.m., Deborah Darragh left her home in the 1900 block of Division Avenue. She suffers from undisclosed mental illnesses. It is not known whether she took her prescribed medication, police said.

Darragh was last seen wearing a purple shirt, black leggings and white sneakers. She is described as being 5-foot-2 inches to 5-foot-3 inches tall and between 120 and 130 pounds. She has blond and gray shoulder length hair.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call West Palm Beach police at 561-822-1900, or the nearest law enforcement agency.


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