Latifah Wadih

Above: Wadih, circa 2008


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 18, 2008 from Brooklyn, New York
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: January 10, 1954
  • Age: 54 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'1, 155 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: African-American female. Black hair, brown eyes. Wadih has pierced ears. She walks slowly. She has a tube inserted in her upper left arm; it was previously used for dialysis treatments.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A long dark red dress, a brown head scarf, a matching necklace and earrings with green stones and gold rings with pearls. Carrying a small brown purse.
  • Medical Conditions: Wadih has an unspecified severe medical condition. She was discharged from a hospital on August 14, four days before her disappearance. She's been taking five different medications for twenty years, and she doesn't have her medicine with her.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Wadih was last seen at her residence in the vicinity of 6th and 7th Avenue in the New York City borough of Brooklyn on August 18, 2008. She is believed to have left home between 3:00 and 6:00 a.m. She has never been heard from again. Few details are available in her case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    New York Police Department


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing Adults
    Islam the Eternal Path to Peace


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated February 18, 2009; casefile added.

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