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Authorities: Missing 9-year-old Tennessee girl found safe; Uncle in custody

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If you see Carlie Trent or Gary Simpson, call 911 immediately If you see Carlie Trent or Gary Simpson, call 911 immediately
ROGERSVILLE, Tenn. -

UPDATE: 

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has confirmed that they have located 9-year-old Carlie Trent and she is safe. Her uncle, 57-year-old Gary Simpson is in custody. 

The TBI says they were found in Hawkins County, Tennessee. Citizens reported spotting the two in southern Idaho earlier this week, but it appears they remained in Tennessee after Simpson took Trent. 

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Tennessee law enforcement officials say they believe a 9-year-old girl who was taken by her uncle last week is in "imminent danger." 

9-year-old Carlie Marie Trent was taken from her school last week under false pretenses by her uncle, 57-year-old Gary Simpson. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says Simpson has been added to the agency's Top 10 Most Wanted list. The Bureau would not give details about why they believe Carlie could be in trouble, but they have issued a warrant for Simpson for aggravated kidnapping. 

AMBER ALERT: Tennessee girl and alleged abductor possibly spotted in Idaho

Authorities believe Simpson may be driving a white van with Tennessee license plates 173GPS. They believe Simpson may have taken the girl to a campground or remote area. Tips came in earlier this week from citizens saying they believed they spotted the van in southern Idaho near Idaho Falls

If you see Simpson, Trent or the van, please call 911 immediately. 

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