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UPDATE: Police Seek the Public's Assistance to Locate Missing Juvenile

Date: June 19, 2023
Incident Type: Missing person
Location: All zones

UPDATE: Tyshaya Somerville has returned home. Thank you to everyone who shared the information.

Original post:

SVU detectives seek any information to help locate 12-year-old Tyshaya Somerville.

Tyshaya is described as 5'4", 115, with brown eyes and black hair.

She was last seen on June 18, 2023 at about 2 p.m. at her cousin's house in the 300 block of Mathews Avenue in Knoxville.

She is considered to be in danger due to her age and she does not have her phone with her.

Anyone with information should call 9-1-1 or Missing Persons at 412-323-7141.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz