Remains Found in Burned Vehicle in Va. Identified

By: News Staff Email
By: News Staff Email

October 13, 2013

HENRY, Va. (AP) - Remains found in a burned vehicle in Franklin County have been identified as those of a missing Henry County woman.

Police tell media outlets that 53-year-old Vicky Harbour Purdy's husband reported her missing earlier this month. She was last seen on Oct. 3.

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says a passer-by discovered the vehicle on Oct. 6 in a remote area near the Franklin-Henry County line while looking at property that's for sale.

The investigation is continuing.

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