AMBER Alert issued in MO for TN girl

Posted at 3:18 PM, May 10, 2016

An AMBER Alert has been issued for a child abduction that occurred in Rogersville, Tennessee on May 5.



The abducted child is Carlie Trent. She is 9 years old, 4'8", 75 pounds with blonde hair and blue eyes. Carlie was last seen wearing a black and gray tank top and blue jeans.

The suspect is Gary L. Simpson, 57, who was last seen wearing a brown cap, a dark colored shirt and jeans.

They may be traveling in a white 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 van with TN license plate 173GPS. The van has a dark stripe down the middle with light gold running boards and the paint is chipping off the hood. 

Information obtained on Tuesday, May 10 indicates the subjects were possibly sighted in the Otterville, Missouri area on Monday, May 9. 

Anyone with any information should dial 911 or call the Cooper County Sheriff's Department at 660-882-2614.