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RUNAWAY
Name: Estefani Gissel Aguilar-Velasco
Gender: Female   Race: Unknown
DOB: 01/09/2009   Age: 15
Height: 5ft3in   Weight: Unknown
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown
Last Known Location: Sevierville TN
Missing Persons As Of: 05/28/2024
She alluded to her family that she was in Nashville; however, there is no proof of this. It is unknown if she is with people she knows or a boyfriend or if she is alone.
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FOUND
Name: Devin Raby
Gender: Male   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 07/08/2006   Age: 17
Height: 6ft1in   Weight: 180
Hair: Black   Eyes: Blue
Case: 24-016225
Last Known Location: Larkspur Lane, Powell
Missing Persons As Of: 05/20/2024
Devin last spoke with his mother on May 20th at approximately 7:30 PM. She has reason to believe he may be with missing teen La'Quavious Frierson, possibly in the Farragut area. 
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FOUND
Name: La'Quavious D. Frierson
Nickname: Que or Quay
Gender: Male   Race: Black
DOB: 01/14/2009   Age: 15
Height: 5ft8in   Weight: 140
Hair: Black   Eyes: Brown
Case: 24-015207
Last Known Location: Merchants Drive, Knoxville, TN
Missing Persons As Of: 05/11/2024
LaQuavious Frierson is a student at West High School in Knoxville. He was last seen by his mom on May 11, 2024 at 10 PM. He left home wearing a black Nike hoodie, blue and white sweatpants and blue shoes. It is believed he is staying with friends whose parents are unaware that he is a runaway. 
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MISSING PERSON
Name: Amber Elexus Knopp
Gender: Female   Race: Unknown
DOB: 07/05/2000   Age: 23
Height: 5ft2in   Weight: 105
Hair: Blonde   Eyes: Blue
Case: 2024-02028
Last Known Location: Newport, TN
Missing Persons As Of: 02/28/2024

Amber Elexus Knopp has been reported missing from Newport, TN. She reportedly left her resi-dence in Newport with a male going to an address in the Pittman Center area of Gatlinburg, TN. Multiple witnesses confirmed that she was there for several days but had no knowledge of who she left the residence with last. She was allegedly in route to Knoxville, TN to get on a bus head- ing to Georgia. According to the witnesses she may be suffering from an altered mental state.

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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Name: Jayquan Stone
Gender: Male   Race: Black
DOB: 09/02/2007   Age: 16
Height: 6ft0in   Weight: 140
Hair: Black   Eyes: Brown
Case: 24-009837
Last Known Location: Western Avenue, Knoxville
Missing Persons As Of: 03/28/2024

Jayquan Stone was last seen on March 28, 2024 at around 11:30 AM. It is believed he may be in the Parkridge area of Knoxville. He may be trying to find a way to Canada as he has previously indicated he wants to go there.

Jayquan is a student at Austin-East HS, but has not attended since running away and was working at a fast food restaurant on Cumberland Avenue.

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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Name: Zachary Yadon
Gender: Male   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 12/19/2008   Age: 15
Height: 5ft8in   Weight: 170
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Green
Case: 23-037158
Last Known Location: Central High School - Knoxville
Missing Persons As Of: 10/27/2023
Missing teens, sister and brother, Mackenzie and Zachary Yadon have not been seen or heard from since leaving left Central High School - Knoxville. Officials believe they may be staying in either the Knox County area around Dantedale Road area or in Union County.
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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Name: Mackenzie Yadon
Gender: Female   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 03/14/2007   Age: 17
Height: 5ft4in   Weight: 165
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown
Case: 23-037157
Last Known Location: Central High School - Knoxville
Missing Persons As Of: 10/27/2023
Missing teens, sister and brother, Mackenzie and Zachary Yadon have not been seen or heard from since leaving left Central High School - Knoxville. Officials believe they may be staying in either the Knox County area around Dantedale Road area or in Union County.
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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Name: Kevin Goins
Gender: Male   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 04/13/2009   Age: 15
Height: 5ft7in   Weight: 140
Hair: Red   Eyes: Unknown
Case: 24-012336
Last Known Location: Division Street, Knoxville
Missing Persons As Of: 04/17/2024
evin Goins was last seen leaving the home on Division Street with missing juvenile Michaei Reagan. They jumped the fence in the back yard. Both juveniles ran towards the John Tarleton football fields. 
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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Name: Nataeya Mooring
Nickname: Tae
Gender: Female   Race: Black
DOB: 01/01/2006   Age: 18
Height: 5ft6in   Weight: 150
Hair: Black   Eyes: Brown
Case: 23-028038
Last Known Location: Columbus House - 3227 Division Street, Knoxville
Missing Persons As Of: 08/15/2023

Nataeya is believed to be staying with friends in the East or South Knoxville areas.

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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Name: Lidia Gail Troutt
Gender: Female   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 05/19/2009   Age: 15
Height: 5ft2in   Weight: 200
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown
Case: 24-007365
Last Known Location: Division Street, Knoxville
Missing Persons As Of: 03/08/2024
Lidia Troutt ran away from DCS custody.
 
 
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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Name: Malayzia E. Jackson
Nickname: LayLay
Gender: Female   Race: Black
DOB: 03/16/2007   Age: 17
Height: 5ft5in   Weight: 115
Hair: Black   Eyes: Brown
Case: 24-002242
Last Known Location: Division Street, Knoxville
Missing Persons As Of: 01/24/2024
Malayzia "LayLay" Jackson is missing again.
 
On January 24, 2024 Jackson and another child who has since been found left the facility at Division Street. Jackson attends Powell HS and may be in contact with some of her friends from school.
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MISSING PERSON
Name: David Byron Brown
Nickname: Bella
Gender: Male   Race: Black
DOB: 02/16/1965   Age: 59
Height: 5ft8in   Weight: 165
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown
Last Known Location: Newcomen St, Alcoa, TN
Missing Persons As Of: 02/16/2004
Brown was last seen by his mom around 10 am on February 12, 2004 leaving his home on foot. At the time he was wearing blue jeans, a hooded sweatshirt, and tennis shoes. Brown has a scar on his left calf. Brown has an extensive criminal history in Blount and Knox County and over the years there have been rumors that his disappearance may be linked to these crimes and some of the associates he was involved with. 
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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Missing Persons As Of: 09/29/2022
Name: Wilyuana Hollingsworth
Gender: Female   Race: Black
DOB: 02/20/2006   Age: 18
Height: 5ft2in   Weight: 120
Hair: Black   Eyes: Brown
Case: 22-036408

Have you seen missing teen Wilyuana Hollingsworth? She was reported missing on the morning of September 30, 2022 and was last seen by her mother the night before, September 29, 2022 at 9 PM when she picked her up from work and brought her home.

Wilyuana is now 17 and remains missing. Wilyuana was a student at Fulton High School and may still be in contact with some of the students.

If you have any information on where she may be, who she may be with or who may have information about her contact East TN Valley Crime Stoppers. Please continue to share our post about Wilyuana. Someone, somewhere will see this post, recognize her and may provide the information needed to reconnect her with her family.

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MISSING PERSON
Missing Persons As Of: 03/26/2013
Name: Sharon Leinart
Nickname: Angela
Gender: Female   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 10/28/1954   Age: 69
Height: 5ft7in   Weight: 135
Hair: Blonde   Eyes: Brown
Case: 13-010258

9-YEARS AGO SHARON LEINART WAS REPORTED MISSING BY HER SISTER

Sharon’s sister last heard from her on January 23, 2013 then on March 26, 2013 she contacted the Knoxville Police Department to report her missing. Sharon was 58 at the time and was known to frequent areas around the Salvation Army and KARM, as well as area hotels. She also was known to use the name “Angela.” During her last contact with her family, Sharon indicated she had been picked up by someone and presumably was taken to stay at their house. The circumstances of Sharon’s disappearance were concerning at the time and remain concerning today. However, investigators and her family remain hopeful of reunification and will remain so until that possibility is exhausted. If anyone has any information, no matter how small it may seem, regarding Sharon, please contact East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers. Call **TIPS, go online to www.easttnvalleycrimestoppers.org or use the P3 TIPS app.

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MISSING PERSON
Name: Byron M. Edwards Jr.
Gender: Male   Race: Black
DOB: 08/23/1991   Age: 32
Height: 6ft1in   Weight: 205
Hair: Black   Eyes: Brown
Case: 22-010519
Last Known Location: Preston Ridge
Missing Persons As Of: 03/24/2022

Have you seen #missingperson Byron Edwards, 30? He was spotted this weekend in the Pleasant Ridge area. He has several medical conditions and if seen should not be approached. If seen call 9-1-1. If you know where he may be staying contact East TN Valley Crime Stoppers – Call: 865-215-7165, Text: **TIPS, Mobile App: P3 TIPS, or online at www.eastnvalleycrimestoppers.org. You will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a CASH reward.

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MISSING PERSON
Name: Christina Stoddard
Nickname: Sheba
Gender: Female   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 04/07/1980   Age: 44
Height: 5ft3in   Weight: 120
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown
Case: 07-051616
Last Known Location: Around the Walmart on Clinton Highway
Missing Persons As Of: 10/26/2007
Nearly 14 years after Christina Stoddard was reported as missing, Knoxville Police Department Special Crimes Unit investigators are continuing to seek any information from the public regarding her possible whereabouts or the circumstances of her disappearance.
 
On October 30, 2007, Christina was reported missing at the age of 27. She was last seen four days before that, on October 26, 2007, in the area of the Clinton Highway Wal-Mart at around 12:30 p.m. At the time of her disappearance, she was approximately 5’3 and 120 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Christina often went by the nickname “Sheba” and had a tattoo of a skull on her left bicep.
 
Much about the events surrounding Christina’s disappearance remain unknown. Though there is no definitive evidence to indicate foul play, her extended absence is at a minimum cause for suspicion.
 
Investigators are confident that there are people with information about the circumstances of Christina’s disappearance and hopeful that after 14 years’ time those individuals will share that information.
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MISSING PERSON
Name: David Edward Dareing
Gender: Male   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 09/09/1968   Age: 55
Height: 6ft2in   Weight: 190
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Hazel
Case: 21-033966
Last Known Location: 7310 Stockton Drive, Knoxville, TN
Missing Persons As Of: 08/01/2021
David left the sober living facility on 8/01/21 to visit his brother in Richmond, VA. He left in his white 2005 Land Rover with Texas tags and was last spotted in the Chesapeake, VA area on August. 6th. He could be in either Knoxville, Virginia or Eastern NC. He has experience working on solar energy farms and may be looking for work in these areas.  
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MISSING PERSON
Name: Cody Wilhite
Gender: Male   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 01/08/1991   Age: 33
Height: 5ft11in   Weight: 200
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Hazel
Case: 20-028132
Last Known Location: Mission area and bus station near downtown Knoxville
Missing Persons As Of: 07/31/2020
Cody Wilhite has not had any contact with his family since May of 2020 and was reported missing by his mother on July 31, 2020. KPD Investigators have new information that he may be mission area or the bus station near downtown Knoxville. 
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MISSING PERSON JUVENILE
Name: Kendra King
Gender: Female   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 11/01/2005   Age: 18
Height: 5ft5in   Weight: 180
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown
Case: 21-018438
Last Known Location: Foster Home on Avenue A
Missing Persons As Of: 05/24/2021
At around 11 am Kendra and her sister Hannah climbed out of the bedroom window of their foster home. It is believed they may be on their way to Lenoir City or in the Western Heights area.
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MISSING PERSON
Name: Bonnie Drane
Gender: Female   Race: Caucasian
DOB: 05/28/1972   Age: 52
Height: 5ft7in   Weight: 140
Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown
Case: 18-001134
Last Known Location: N. Broadway area - Homeless
Missing Persons As Of: 12/27/2017
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