AMBER Alert issued for missing teen

Posted at 3:37 AM, Jul 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-26 10:50:40-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- The Virginia State Police and the Virginia Missing Children Clearinghouse has issued an AMBER Alert on behalf of the Federal Bureau of Investigation-Knoxville Office, for a child abduction that occurred on July 24, 2018, in Bristol, TN.

The child is believed to be in extreme danger and was last seen in a motel in Marion, VA on July 25, 2018, and believed to be traveling North.

Abducted is Grace Olivia Galliher, White, Female, Black hair, Brown eyes, 17 years of age, 5 foot 4 inches tall, weighing 130 lbs.

Grace Olivia Galliher

The child is believed to have been abducted by Richard W. Tester, White, Male, Brown hair, Green eyes, 52 years of age, 5 foot 9 inches, weighing 150 lbs and wears glasses.

Last seen traveling in a 2004 navy blue Chevrolet trailblazer with TN tag B7101V.

Anyone who has seen the missing child, suspect, or car is asked to call the FBI-Knoxville Office at (865) 755-6085 or the Virginia State Police at 1-800-VA CHILD (1-800-822-4453)