KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Police are searching in Tennessee for a
former Alabama high school homecoming queen who has been missing
since she disappeared from a motel during a business trip almost a
Authorities investigating the whereabouts of 21-year-old
Jennifer Hampton used search dogs to look through an overgrown area
of Knoxville on Thursday.
A spokesman said police got phone calls about strange activity
in the area, and they also received information from interviews
that led to the search. Nothing has been found.
Hampton was crowned homecoming queen of Waterloo High in the
northwest Alabama town of Waterloo, and she most recently lived in
Florence, Ala. She was in Knoxville with three co-workers helping
train employees at a new restaurant.
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