KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Knoxville Police said Thursday morning that a woman who had gone missing was found safe Wednesday night.

KPD shared that detectives asking for the public’s help in finding Shawn Cole, 58. She reportedly left her home Brice Street on foot at around 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday, September 12.

There are multiple ways you can provide anonymous information to Crime Stoppers. You can call 865-215-7165 or **TIPS, and go online at, via the free mobile app, P3 Tips, or on the East Tennessee Valley Crime Stoppers Facebook page. Tipsters can remain anonymous and are eligible to receive a cash reward.

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Authorities say nearly 400 people go missing in Tennessee each year. That’s five people for every 100,000. Check this list of people missing from East Tennessee to see if you can help locate someone.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated.