Nelson Co., VA - In a press release from the FBI, ABC 13 has learned that authorities have found Alexis Murphy's cell phone. ABC 13 has also learned that the red sweater found in the Rockfish River over the weekend is not Murphy's.
According to the FBI, investigators have recovered several cell phones during their search for Murphy since she went missing on August 3. They sent the phones to the FBI lab, and were able to determine that one is Alexis Murphy's.
The family told ABC 13's Parker Slaybaugh that the phone was an iPhone.
The FBI is not saying where they found the phone, saying they will not release any more information due to what they call this "on-going and sensitive" investigation.
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