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Friday, March 15, 2013
A team of people searching for a missing woman in Bath County discovered a body Friday, though that person has not yet been identified, state police said.
Sgt. Rob Carpentieri said the team found the body in a creek near the Mountain Grove area. A medical examiner was en route to the scene.
State police have been searching for Harriet Cobb , 62, of Rockingham County since Monday, after her silver BMW was found near Back Creek along Virginia 39.
Cobb, a graduate psychology professor at James Madison University, was last seen a bout 2 p.m. March 9. Carpentieri said the effort to locate Cobb intensified Friday, as volunteers from JMU traveled south to assist.
He said the search has been concentrated in the area near where Cobb's car was found. The effort has included use of a state police helicopter, a dive team and dogs.
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