AMBER Alert issued for missing East TN teen believed to be with 18-year-old man

Police said the two may be staying in large parking lots to avoid detection or hopping between campgrounds in the area.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation issued an AMBER Alert for a missing 16-year-old girl who disappeared over the weekend.

According to KPD, Holly Piper came to Knoxville with her sister on Feb. 18 to visit a friend. Police said she was last seen at the CookOut on Cumberland Avenue around 3 a.m. on Feb. 19.Police said they requested the state to issue an AMBER Alert Wednesday to find her, saying they believe she is with 18-year-old William “Dylan” Usry. Police said they think she was picked up in a white 1999 Dodge Caravan with front bumper damage, rust on the roof, and a TN tag BMM5038. Police said the tag is registered under Usry’s name and actually belongs to a Ford Mustang.

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