Greene County investigators report ‘all is well’ after woman missing since August 6 contacts detective


GREENE COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) – Officials with the Greene County Sheriff’s Department said a woman reported missing since August 6 has contacted detectives.

In a post on the Greene County Sheriff’s Department Facebook page, it read in part, “UPDATE 09-09-20 11:47 am: Teresina has made contact with Chief Detective Morgan and all is well. Thank you to everyone that shared this post!”

GREENE COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) – The Greene County Sheriff’s Department asking for your help in a search for a missing woman.

Investigators said Teresina Backus was reported missing by her husband.

According to a post on the Greene County Criminal Investigations Department, he told deputies he last had contact with her on August 6 but believes he recently saw her a couple days ago at Walmart.

If you have seen Teresina Backus, you’re asked to call the Greene County Sheriff’s Department at 423-798-1800.

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