Manhunt underway for ‘dangerous’ man wanted for abducting Amelia woman

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AMELIA COUNTY, Va. — A woman is missing, a man is dead and police are looking for a suspect wanted for abduction. Dana Lee William, 43, is considered armed and dangerous, the Amelia County Sheriff’s Office said. The Sheriff’s Office warned not to approach William if he is spotted. William was believed to be driving a 2010 Silver Dodge Caravan License Plate 433114.

Dana Lee William (PHOTO: Amelia County Sheriff’s Office)

Dana Lee William (PHOTO: Amelia County Sheriff’s Office)

William, investigators said,  abducted 67-year-old Olene H. Brooks from a home along the 17000 block of Poorhouse Road Thursday night. The Sheriff’s Office was called to the home at about 11:15 p.m. to investigate the abduction.

“After further investigation, the body of a 67-year-old male was discovered in the same area,” the Sheriff’s Office said.

The identify of the man whose body was found has not been released. Also not released yet is how investigator believe he died.

Brooks was described as a 5’4″, 160 pound white woman with brown hair and green eyes.

Olene H Brooks (PHOTO: Amelia County Sheriff’s Office)

Olene H Brooks (PHOTO: Amelia County Sheriff’s Office)

Anyone with information was asked to call the Amelia County Sheriff’s Office at 804-561-2118 or 911. Anyone with a news tip can submit it here.