VANCOUVER, Wash. — UPDATE: Police say Pearson has been found safe.

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Police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 65-year-old Vancouver woman.

Karen Pearson was last seen walking away from her home near downtown Vancouver at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday police said.

Pearson is described as a white woman 5 feet 5 inches tall, 200 pounds, with gray shoulder-length hair and blue eyes. Officers said she suffers from a mental disorder that requires medication that she doesn't have with her.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call 911.