Find Emma Compton-Layne, Still Missing! ***(SAD UPDATE: REMAINS FOUND)***


Find Emma Compton-Layne, still missing!
She has been missing for four and a half months.
She was last seen closing the store that she owns and operates.
Then she left to go home. Or did she? And the following day
She was supposed to visit her hospitalized mother.
But she never made it.

Find Emma Compton-Layne, Still Missing!!

Find Emma Compton-Layne, still missing!! It was June 17, 2017, in Nathalie, Virginia. Emma is the Owner/Operator of Cody Store. Emma was last seen at her store at 7:00 P.M. She was closing the store, as she did every Saturday. By 7:30 P.M., Emma had finished her closing duties. And she left for the day. Reportedly, Emma was supposed to spend the following day with her mother. Her mother was hospitalized at the time and she was planning to visit her mother. But she never arrived.

Find Emma Compton-Layne, Still Missing!

After Emma went missing, her house was searched. It was discovered that her credit card, clothes, car keys, and cell phone were left at her house. Also, she left her dog behind. Other than that, little is known about the efforts to investigate Emma’s disappearance. And there is limited physical description of her. Emma Compton-Layne is a Caucasian female. She is 52 years old. She is described as 5’0″ tall and 135 pounds. Emma has pieced ears and visible scars on her arms.

On November 1,2017, Emma’s older sister wrote a posted that she pineed to the top of the Help Find Emma Compton-Layne Facebook which is throbbing with love for her.

SAD UPDATE On the above mentioned Facebook page, this has been posted:

Tonight Sheriff Clarke of the Halifax County Sheriff’s Department called me, just before 8pm.He informed me that the remains found in Halifax County Thanksgiving Day have been identified by the medical examiner’s office in Richmond, VA as being Emma.Even though I was certain it had to be her, hearing it confirmed is something quite different. We were given no other information other than this is an open and ongoing murder investigation. Please continue to keep our family and friends in your prayers. We will now focus on #JusticeForEmma#ItsComing. .

Find Emma Compton-Layne, Still Missing!!
How We Can Help

Emma’s family are suffering unbearable pain. And there have been few tips or leads. The passage of time indicates that hers is not a voluntary disappearance. So far as we know, there has never been a Thanksgiving that they have had to survive without her. And as far as we know, they have not had to endure a Christmas without her. But Thanksgiving is coming up in days and Christmas is coming up in weeks. We need to show her family support in the form of keeping their loved one’s face and story out in the public domain. And, above all, if someone has any information on the whereabouts of Emma Compton-Layne, you need to contact authorities. If someone knows who is responsible for her disappearance, you need to come forward. You are asked to contact the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office at: (434) 476-3334 or 9-1-1.

NOTE: There is a $1000 reward for information leading to Emma Compton-Layne.

A Facebook page, Help Find Emma Compton-Layne, has been set up for her. All information and images are courtesy of this page. Use Facebook? Consider clicking to “like” this page.

The top image is courtesy of the AWARE Foundation, Inc.


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