Search for missing woman

Cocke County authorities are asking for the help from the public in their search for a missing woman.

Deputy Joshua Boyce says Kellie Lynne Roberts, 33, Granite Way, Newport, has not been seen by her friends since Saturday night. There have been reports that Roberts may have been in a vehicle involved in a crash on Highway 73, however, that has not been confirmed. Officers say the car was abandoned after the crash.

Roberts is described as a white female with brown hair and green eyes. She is 5'4" tall and weighs 115 pounds.

Anyone with knowledge of the whereabouts of Roberts is urged to contact Cocke County Central Dispatch at 423-623-3064.