Update: Found safe!
Great news to report! Haley Brandenburg has been recovered in Henry County, GA, and is safe. Robert Garren is in custody. The AMBER Alert is canceled. Thanks for all for the RTs, and to everyone who made efforts to find Haley! pic.twitter.com/QDonQzd8NI
— TBI (@TBInvestigation) November 10, 2018
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a missing Roan County teen has been found safe and a suspect is in custody.
TBI tweeted that 17-year-old Haley Brandenburg was recovered in Henry County, Ga. and 31-year-old Robert Garren is in custody.
Both were the subject of a statewide AMBER Alert issued Thursday. TBI said Brandenburg hadn’t been seen since Monday and believed she was with Garren.
Friday, authorities said they recovered the mini-van the duo were believed to be traveling in. It was found in a parking lot in Chattanooga.
TBI said Garren will face criminal charges in connection with Brandenburg’s disappearance.
Missing From: Rockwood, TN
DOB: Jan 28, 2001
Age Now: 17
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Green
Weight: 120 lbs
Both photos shown are of Haley. She was last seen on November 8, 2018. She may be in the company of an unknown adult male. They may be travelling in a Beige 2006 Honda Odyssey van with Tennessee license plates 240KZS. Haley wears glasses and has braces. She was last seen wearing tan Adidas pants with a pink stripe down the side with a green Subway shirt. Haley may be in need of medical attention.
An Amber Alert has been issued for a teenage girl in Tennessee who has been missing since two days from Roane County. Haley Brandenburg, 17, was last seen wearing tan Adidas pants with a pink stripe and a green Subway shirt.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) on Thursday urged the public to help locate the “endangered teen who is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 120 pounds.” She wears glasses and has braces.
Authorities said the teenager was believed to be with Robert Andrew Garren. The 31-year-old man was named the suspect in Brandenburg’s disappearance. Garren has brown eyes and brown hair. He was 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 284 pounds, investigators said.
Here are additional pictures of Haley. The 17-year-old is 5’5″, 120 pounds, wears glasses and has braces.
She was last seen wearing tan Adidas pants with a pink stripe and a green shirt.
— TBI (@TBInvestigation) November 9, 2018
Investigators believe the duo may be driving in a beige, 2006 Honda Odyssey van with Tennessee Tag 240KZS. It remains unclear if the two know each other.
Anyone with information on Brandenburg’s whereabouts was asked to call 1-800-TBI-FIND.
ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT
Rockwood Police Department (Tennessee) 1-800-824-3463
NCMEC Case ID: 1343156