Accomack County teen safely recovered, police say

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — UPDATE:
3:42 p.m.

Tontrese Mermelle has been recovered safely, Virginia State Police said.

Police are still searching for Jerry Satchell.

ORIGINAL STORY:

Virginia State Police have issued a critically missing adult alert out of Accomack County after an 18-year-old woman allegedly went missing.

Tontrese Mermelle, 18, a black female, 5-feet, 3 inches tall and weighing 135 pounds with blonde haire and brown eyes. She is believed to have been abducted and is considered to be in extreme danger, according to a release from VSP.

Mermelle is believed to be in the company of Jerry Antoine Satchell, 20, who is a black male, 5-foot-11 and 185 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black and white checkered shirt, dark pants and a red hat. He was driving a green 1993 Ford F-160 with license plate number 5792UX.

Anyone with information is asked to call Virginia State Police at (757) 424-6800.