UPDATE: The Knox County Sheriff's Office says that the teenager reported missing from Knox County on July 30th has been found safe and unharmed.

Seventeen-year-old Kailaigh Faith Godfrey Lay Roerdink was found in Georgia by law enforcement today.

The Knox County Sheriff's Office expressed their thanks to the public.

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Kailaigh Faith Godfrey Lay Roerdink, 17, was last seen on July 30 in Knoxville. Her mother, Lisa Roerdink, said her daughter was there for treatment and is from LaFayette, GA.

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She was last seen wearing a gray T-shirt with the words "No Guts, No Glory" on the front. She also had on maroon pants. Kailaigh was carrying a black and white Adidas backpack with the initals KFGLR in blue letters.


She has a tattoo of an arrow on her left foot.

If you see Kailaigh, call police.