UPDATE - Ms. Muchow has been located and is safe.
The Lexington Police Department has issued a Golden Alert for a missing 66-year-old woman. Wendy Muchow was last seen around 1 p.m. Friday, October 4 in the area of North Limestone and East Main Street in downtown Lexington.
Muchow has been diagnosed with schizophrenia and needs medication. She is approximately 5 feet 4 inches tall, 170 pounds, and has long strawberry blonde hair. Muchow was last seen wearing blue jeans, a light-colored jacket (possibly gray or blue in color), white sandals with no socks, and was carrying a white purse with orange stripes.
It’s unclear what part of town Muchow may be in or headed toward. Her home is near Judy Lane off of North Broadway. Anyone with information about Muchow’s whereabouts is asked to call 911.
Brenna Angel, Public Information Officer