UPDATED: Lynchburg Police Have Located a Body Off Concord Turnpike

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Dec. 4, 2013

UPDATED 3:20PM

Officials announce that a body has been located in wooded area off Concord Turnpike, though they would not commit if it was18-year-old Jamisha Gilbert.

Lieutenant Dave Gearhart with Lynchburg Police read a statement on the investigation a little after 3 p.m. on Wednesday.

Lt. Gearhart says the search effort will continue as the body is sent to be positively identified.

Gilbert was last seen late Thursday night in Lynchburg after she dropped her boyfriend off at home.

Police found Gilbert's car early Friday morning, wrecked and abandoned on the Concord Turnpike.

Video of the full press conference is available above.


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