ALTAVISTA, Va. – UPDATE
The Altavista Police Department says a 75-year-old woman who was reported missing has been found safe.
Authorities told 10 News that at this time, May Bowyer Drake is being checked by EMS.
A 75-year-old woman with dementia has been reported missing out of Altavista.
The Altavista Police Department told 10 News that May Bowyer Drake was last seen Tuesday at about 10:30 p.m. in the 1400 block of Broad St.
Authorities say the woman is 5 feet, 8 inches tall with blue eyes and grey hair.
At this time, there will be a heavy police presence in the area as units continue to search for her.
Anyone with information on Drake is asked to call 911.