D’IBERVILLE, Miss. — Police are searching for a Louisiana woman whose car was found abandoned along an interstate highway in Mississippi.

The Sun Herald reports 67-year-old Linda Thompson was last seen Friday at her home in Baton Rouge. Police found Thompson’s car later that day 140 miles (225 kilometers) away along Interstate 10 in D’Iberville, Mississippi.

D’Iberville police Lt. Jason King said officers towed the 2005 Lexus and got a warrant to search it, but found nothing unusual inside.

King described Thompson as having blond hair and green eyes. He said no one has been able to contact her since she was last seen.

Information from: The Sun Herald, http://www.sunherald.com

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