West Virginia State Police seek assistance locating missing woman

Hinton, WV (WOAY) – The West Virginia State Police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing woman.  

Trooper S.K. Weikle responded to a call requesting a welfare check at a home on Temple Street in Hinton on Thursday, October 12.   

Upon arrival, Weikle attempted to locate 41-year-old Valerie Whittaker.  

Weikle spoke with Whittaker’s sister, who said she planned to take a Greyhound bus in Beckley on Sunday, October 8.  

Another witness told Weikle that he dropped Whittaker off at McDonald’s on Robert C Byrd Drive in Beckley on October 8 and has not seen or heard from her since.   

Anyone with information regarding Whittaker’s whereabouts or if anyone has seen her, please call the WVSP Hinton detachment at 304-466-2800. 


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