AMBER Alert issued for missing 9-year-old girl

A Middle and East Tennessee AMBER Alert has been issued for 9 year-old Carlie Marie Trent.

She was removed from school on May 4 by her uncle by marriage, Gary Simpson, under false pretenses.

Carlie is 4'8" tall, weighs 75lbs with blonde hair and blue eyes and she was last seen wearing a black and grey tank top and blue jeans.

Simpson is a 57 year-old white male, 5'10" tall, weighing 157lbs. He is balding and has brown hair and eyes and was last seen wearing a brown cap, a dark colored shirt and jeans. He was last seen driving a white 2002 Dodge Conversion Van with TN registration 173GPS. The van has a dark stripe down the middle with light gold running boards and paint is chipping off of the hood.

If you have seen the child, subject or vehicle, please call the Rogersville Police Department at 423-272-7555 or TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.