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04/19/14, Special Alert for Entire State

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:19:00 EST


The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons has issued an AMBER Alert for Tamiyah Elssy Bryant of Durham in Durham County.  Tamiyah is described as a 10 month old black female, approximately 18 inches tall, weighing 24 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.  The incident took place at 30 Glen Ridge Court, Angier, NC. She wa s last seen wearing a pink shirt, diaper, and no pants. 

Allegedly, there is 1 abductor, Rodney Francis Bryant. The abductor is described as a 26 years old, black male, standing 6 feet 0 inches tall, and weighing 220 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and was last seen wearing a black shirt, green CAMO pants, and a bright orange coat. Bryant also has tattoos or praying on the right side of his neck, "MOB" on the left side of the neck, "MACKTOWN" on his knuckles, and miscellaneous tattoos on his forearm.

They were last seen on I-40 West near NC 55 and possibly heading towards Atlanta, Georgia.


The vehicle is describes as a white, 2002 Suzuki Vitara with a Washington license plate. The door handle is also missing on the driver side. 

If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Durham Police Department immediately at (919) 560-4601, 919-560-4415 or call 911 or *HP.

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04/01/14, Holiday Road A, Road Obstruction , Road Closed

Tue, 01 Apr 2014 11:55:58 EST

Replacing Bridge with Pipe (This section of road will be closed to all public access with detour while under construction 24 hours a day 7 days a week)

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03/29/14, Newfound Gap Road A, Weather Event, Road Closed

Sat, 29 Mar 2014 21:10:16 EST

The road is closed between Gatlinburg and Cherokee, TN due to adverse weather.

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03/26/14, Newfound Gap Rd. A, Weather Event, Road Closed

Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:20:11 EST

All lanes have reopened between Cherokee NC and Gatlinburg TN. Motorists are advised to exercise caution due to icy roads..

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03/24/14, New Found Gap Road A, Weather Event, Road Closed

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:27:13 EST

Due to winter weather, the road will be closed between Gatlinburg, TN and Cherokee, NC, until further notice.

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