Update 2:35pm: Marion Police just notified News Channel 11 that Allyson "Ally" Firebaugh was found in Johnson City. Police say Firebaugh was with her friend, Muhammad Abdullah. Officers are in route to pick up the teen.
Marion police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing teenage girl.
Police say Allyson "Ally" Firebaugh, 16, was reported missing after she was dropped off at Marion Senior High School, but did not go to class.
Police describe Firebaugh as 5'8" tall, approximately 125 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes. She last seen wearing brown pants, turquoise/blue fleece jacket, and white Nike tennis shoes.
Police say Firebaugh may possibly be traveling with Muhammad Abdullah, 19-year-old male, approximately 5'11", 150 pounds. The pair could be in a blue Infinity 2 door coupe with black rims and 30-day temporary tags or a black Lexus 4 door sedan. Investigators say the pair could be in the Johnson City, Bristol, or Smyth County area.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Marion Police Department at (276) 783-8145 during normal business hours or the Smyth County Sheriff's Office anytime at (276) 783-7204.
Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:01:42 GMT
A Russian official is complaining that EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso breached confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks if it wished.
A Ukrainian official said Tuesday that Russian forces have been spotted in both of the major rebel-held cities in eastern Ukraine.
Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:11 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:11:28 GMT
U.S. military forces attacked the Islamic extremist al-Shabab network in an operation in Somalia on Monday, the Pentagon said, in a strike a Somali official said targeted the group's fugitive leader.
U.S. military forces attacked the extremist al-Shabab network in Somalia Monday, the Pentagon said, and a witness described ground-shaking explosions in a strike that reportedly targeted the group's leader.