10-year-old located unharmed after being taken from school by non-custodial parent


Teyonna Yacole Woods, 10

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police said 10-year-old Teyonna Yacole Woods was located unharmed.

Police said around 6:45 p.m. that Woods was found unharmed. She was with her biological mother near Prescott, Arkansas.

They did not say if any charges would be filed.



MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police have issued an endangered child alert after a 10-year-old was taken from school by her non-custodial parent.

Teyonna Yacole Woods, 10, was picked up from Holmes Road Elementary School by her non-custodial parent, Dianne Woods, at about 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

Police said the vehicle Dianne Woods was driving was a blue Mazda Tribute with Arkansas tags #870-VWI.

Teyonna Woods is described as being 4-foot, 85 pounds with black hair in a bun. She has a light complexion and was wearing a navy blue shirt, brown khaki pants and a hot pink coat.

Anyone with information on the child’s wherabouts should contact the Memphis Police Department at 901-545-2677.

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