Missing Eastern Shore
Updated: Monday, 10 Aug 2009, 3:01 PM EDT
Published : Sunday, 09 Aug 2009, 2:30 PM EDT
ACCOMACK COUNTY, Va - A missing Accomack County woman was found one day after she disappeared. The Sheriff's office says she is safe.
Emily Dix, 75, was last seen at 7:56 a.m. at her home on Mini Road in Tasley.
Dix suffers from diabetes, vertigo and middle stages of Alzheimers.
According to Sheriff Larry Giddens, Dix was found in a nearby wooded area after noon.
Virginia State Police, South Hampton Police, Newport News Police, Maryland State Police and multiple other local law enforcement agencies all assisted in the search.