UPDATE: Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards confirmed the plane has been located. More details to follow as this story develops. 

NEW ALBANY – Officials are looking into a possible downed plane somewhere between Pontotoc and Union Counties.

Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards said the only thing that can be confirmed is that a search is on for a possible plane down somewhere between Union or Pontotoc counties.

He said area law enforcement from both counties are responding, but as of 8 p.m., no sign of a plane has been found.

"We have been searching but have not located it yet," Edwards said.

This is a developing story.

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