The Henry County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a news conference at 3 p.m. on Saturday to release information about the abduction of Allie Broadaway.
Authorities believe she is in extreme danger.
The 4-foot-11-inch-tall 12-year-old Henry County girl was reported missing by her family at about 1:45 p.m. Friday at 2373 Reed Creek Drive in Bassett.
On Friday night, Virginia State Police issued an Amber Alert for Allie.
Authorities believe she was abducted by a 21-year-old man from Texas, Kaleb Christopher Merritt.
Merritt is 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs about 250 pounds with brown hair and green eyes.
Police believe he’s possibly driving a 2000 light green Mercury Grand Marquis with Texas plate DMP-2294.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 276-638-8751.