Body of missing Halifax County woman found Saturday
HALIFAX COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - UPDATE: The body of Mary Ann Stanley was found around 2 p.m. Saturday at a farm across from her home on Volens Road, according to the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.
The search for Stanley began around 8 p.m. Friday and included 60-70 volunteers and emergency personnel who assisted with the efforts throughout the night. Neighboring fire departments and search and rescue crews from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management aided the operations.
The victim’s body was sent to the Medical Examiner’s Office in Roanoke.
EARLIER: The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help locating Mary Ann Stanley, 84, of Halifax County. Stanley was last reported seen Thursday at her home on Volens Road.
The Sheriff’s Office asks that any helpful tips be called into 434-476-3334.
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