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UPDATE: Woman Missing after Va. Phish Concert Found

Photo Courtesy of Portsmouth Police Dept.

Photo Courtesy of Portsmouth Police Dept.

June 1, 2010

UPDATE:

A 26-year-old Fauquier County woman has returned home after being separated from her friends at a Phish concert in Portsmouth.

Fauquier County sheriff's office officials say Laura Pepe traveled to see Phish with friends on Tuesday. She got separated from the other group members, who returned to Fauquier County after being unable to find her.

Her father told Fauquier authorities on Thursday that he has spoken with her and she is safe.

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ORIGINAL STORY:

A 26-year-old Fauquier County woman has disappeared after being separated from her friends at a Phish concert in Portsmouth.

Portsmouth police say Laura Pepe traveled to see Phish with friends on Tuesday. She got separated from the other group members, who returned to Fauquier County after being unable to find her. Pepe is white, blonde and blue-eyed. She is 5-foot-10 tall and weighs 145 pounds.

Pepe's disappearance follows that of Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, who disappeared after a Metallica concert in Charlottesville. Her remains were found in January.


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