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Posted: Sunday, January 21, 2018 11:21 AM

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Knoxville 19-Year Old Returned Home Safely After Reported Missing August 3

The Knox County Sheriff's Office said Monday night a teenager missing from Knoxville since last week returned safety to her mother's home.

Twyla Elaine Smothers, 19, had been reported missing after she was last seen leaving an apartment on Nature Trails Boulevard with a male on August 3 at around 9 p.m. She last had contact with her family on August 4 at 10:30 p.m.

Smothers returned to her mother's home in Crossville around 7 p.m. Monday.