UPDATE: Missing teen may be back in area

GREENVILLE, Tenn. — Greene County authorities now say a Missouri man and a teenage girl he’s suspected of kidnapping may now been in the Jonesborough and Boones Creek area

Police say Kenneth Whitehead and 13-year-old Harley Hopper were spotted Wednesday in the Lower Paint Creek Area of the Cherokee National Forest.

Police say that earlier today there were reports the two may have been in North Carolina, but a tip came in this afternoon about the recent spotting.

Whitehead is 5’6”, around 185 lbs. with brown hair and green eyes.

Harley is 5’3”, approximately 220 lbs. with black hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.