Search underway for missing Knoxville 15-year-old


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Knoxville Police are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing 15-year-old girl.

April Cates-Franklin. who is in state custody, was last contacted on June 1 around 6 p.m. A KPD post said she is known to frequent the Walter P. Taylor Homes in East Knoxville and lived on Magnolia Avenue.

She is described around 5’4″ and about 125 pounds.

If you see April, call 9-1-1. Anyone with information regarding April’s whereabouts is urged to call 865-215-6813.

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