Arlington County Police are asking for the public’s help in finding 28-year old Katherine Hawald.

Hawald was last seen in leaving a residence in the 4100 block of 27th Street N. around 2:00 p.m. Thursday, police said.

Hawald is described as a white female, 5’2″ tall and weighs 128 pounds. She has brown hair and blue eyes and was wearing a dark hoodie and blue jeans.

Hawald is without her medication and may be in need of medical treatment.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ms. Hawald is asked to contact the Emergency Communication Center at 703.558.2222. Tips may also be provided to Detective R. Ortiz at 703-228-7402 or or anonymously through the Arlington County Crime Solvers hotline at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).