UPDATE: Friday, October 28, 2022 @ 3:27 PM | BLUEFIELD, WV (WVNS) — According to Lt. Steven Sommers with the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office, Linda Sue Simpson was found dead.

It is still unknown where Simpson was going when she reportedly left her home.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office.

The incident remains under investigation.


BLUEFIELD, WV (WVNS) — According to the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department, an elderly woman was reported missing in the Bluefield area of Mercer County.

Linda Sue Simpson, 75, of Bluefield was last known to be at her home on Sandlick Road in Bluefield on Thursday, October 27, 2022 at 9:54 AM. According Lt. Steven Sommers, it is believed she left her home on foot going to an unknown location. It is not clear what she was wearing when she left her home.

She has brown hair and is approximately five feet, six inches tall and weighs 120 pounds.

Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Linda Sue Simpson is asked to contact the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department or Mercer County 911 immediately.

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