KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A missing 23-year-old was found safe after she was reported missing according to Knoxville police.

Police said a statewide alert was issued for Nia Baise, who was reported missing on Saturday and maybe in Virginia. Baise was found safe in Covington, Virginia, according to Knoxville Police.

Previously, she was last seen on April 14. Police said she takes a medication that she could be at serious risk without it.

Nia Baise. (Knoxville Police Department)

Baise is around 6′ and 170 pounds according to police. A photo of her shared by police shows her having dark brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a green hoodie and blue jeans.

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.

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.