SEVIERVILLE (WATE) – A 15-year-old girl who was the subject of an Amber Alert after she disappeared in West Texas was found Wednesday night in Sevierville, Tennessee.
Stormie Clemmer, 15, went missing on June 22. She and Andrew Akers, 20, had last been seen in Alpine, Texas. Police said at the time of Clemmer’s disappearance she was believed to have been in grave or immediate danger.
The Sevierville Police Department said Akers was arrested without incident at Buffalo Wild Wings Wednesday at around 7:30 p.m. Clemmer was taken into protective custody.
Detectives said they received information from the U.S. Marshall’s Office that Akers may be in Sevierville. After a brief search, they said Akers was located at Buffalo Wild Wings.
Akers was charged with with being a fugitive from justice and taken to the Sevier County Jail to await extradition to Texas on a kidnapping charge. The Brewster County, Texas, Sheriff’s Office said they working to extradite Akers.