Brittney Taussig, 37, of Federal Way, Wash., was last seen leaving her parents' house in Sandy

COURTESY PHOTO - Brittney Taussig, 37, of Federal Way, Wash. Sandy police are requesting the public's help to locate Federal Way, Wash. woman Brittney Taussig, 37, who was last seen around 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, leaving her parents' house in Sandy. Taussig reportedly suffers from various types of mental illness and did not have access to her medication. She is said to have told her parents she planned to walk home to Federal Way.

Taussig is described as a 5' 3"-tall Caucasian woman with short brown hair and brown eyes, weighing around 100 pounds. She was last seen wearing a grey shirt, black leggings, black flip-flops and carrying a Hawaiian print tote.

Those with any information on her location are asked to contact the Sandy Police Department at 503-655-8211.

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