The search continues for a missing teen believed to be taken by a teacher from a high school teacher who was fired last week.
Missing From: Columbia, TN
Missing Since: 03/13/2017
A Tennessee statewide AMBER Alert has been issued by the TBI on behalf of the Maury County Sheriff Department for 15-year old Elizabeth
Thomas. She is white, blonde hair, hazel eyes, 5'0” and 120 pounds, last seen wearing a flannel shirt and black leggings. She may be in the area of
Decatur Alabama. Thomas is believed to be in the company of 50-year old Tad Cummins, white male, 6’0”, 200 pounds, brown hair and eyes. He is
believed to be armed with two handguns and driving a Silver Nissan Rogue, TN tag, 976ZPT. A warrant has been issued for Cummins for Sexual
Contact with a Minor. If you have information on Thomas or Cummins, call the MCSD at 931-375-8654 or the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.
Cummins is considered armed and dangerous. He has access to two handguns.
Cummins was added to TN 10 Most Wanted list and a reward of $1,000 for any information leading to his captured is offered. Authorities consider this a "dire situation" due to the amount of time the girl is missing and very few tips.