MPD searches for missing autistic woman

Joanna Eagen
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)--- Authorities are asking for the community’s help to find a missing Madison woman.

Joel Despain, a spokesperson with the Madison Police Department, said 21-year-old Joanna Eagen was last seen on Wednesday afternoon at her family’s home on Golden Hue Blvd.

Despain said Joanna is autistic, and she doesn’t have her medication. Her family believes she may have left the Madison area to visit relatives.

Joanna is 5’8” tall, weighs about 170 pounds and has shoulder-length brown hair. She was last seen wearing an olive green shirt, blue jeans and black sandals.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Joanna is being asked to call Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014.