UPDATE 11/23 9:42 a.m.: The Altavista Police Department reports May Bowyer Drake has been found alive. A press release did not reveal Drake’s condition, but it did say she is being checked by EMS.



CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — The Altavista Police Department is searching for an elderly woman from the town of Altavista.

Police say May Bowyer Drake was last seen on 1407 Broad Street at 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 22. They report that Drake suffers from dementia. Police describe Drake as 5-foot-8-inches with blue eyes and grey hair.

Police ask anyone with additional information to call 9-1-1.