Who is Leah Walsh? Leah Walsh is a 29-year-old, special education teacher from New York who went missing after a big fight with her huband. Why is she in the news? Mrs. Walsh’s car was discovered with her purse by the side of the road shortly after she called her husband saying that she had a flat tire. Her husband has spoken to the press regarding her disappearance, and police have a body of a white female they think may be Mrs. Walsh.