Police: Missing 16-year-old found safe

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Tai'yanna Strong. Photo: MPD

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A missing 16-year-old has been found safe, the Memphis police announced on Tuesday.

A City Watch Alert was issued for Tai’yanna Strong two days ago after she went missing a week ago.

Authorities were concerned, saying she was last seen with a fresh, deep scratch on her neck.

She was nervous, they said, and could have been with a man in his late teens to early 20s.

Police didn’t say where she was found.