Police called to Ricarda's home for a domestic dispute
The police were called to her home in January 2007 after Ricarda said Lou had choked her during an argument. He was arrested and charged with assault, and Ricarda went to live in a domestic violence shelter. Lou stated he dropped her off at the shelter after they left her workplace, but shelter employees say they never saw her.
Ricarda's home (approx)
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10:00am: Ricarda is seen leaving Jillian's with her estranged husband
Ricarda was 22 years old when she was last seen at 10:00am on February 19th, 2007 in Memphis, Tennessee. She was last at Jillian's Restaurant where she worked as a waitress and was picked up by her estranged husband, Lou Locket. Ricarda was scheduled to pick her 11-month-old son up from the babysitter later that day but never arrived. All of her personal belongings including her wallet, ID, and cell phone were left behind.
Ricarda is reported missing after missing 2 days of work in a row
It was her boss who reported her disappearance to the police, after she missed work two days in a row without contacting anyone. Her family stated they did not believe she would have run away and left behind her child, whom she cherished.