Officials searching for woman last seen at Halifax County store

Emma Compton Layne, 52, last seen Saturday evening

Emma Compton Layne
Emma Compton Layne

HALIFAX COUNTY, Va. – Officials are searching for a woman who was last seen Saturday evening at Cody Store in Halifax County.

Emma Compton Layne, 52, is described as white, 5 feet tall and weighing approximately 135 pounds. She has brown hair and eyes and has visible scars on her arms.

Anyone with information on Layne's whereabouts is asked to call the Halifax County Sheriff's Office at 434-476-3334.

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