Missing Memphis teen at the center of an AMBER Alert found safe

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A 17-year-old that was kidnapped from Memphis has been found safe, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

The TBI announced early Tuesday morning that Barbara Sanders was found safe in Memphis and thanked everyone who aided in the search for the teen.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation issued an AMBER Alert Monday for the 17-year-old girl kidnapped from Memphis.

The TBI reported Barbara Sanders was abducted from Memphis Monday by 39-year-old Lafayette “Lucky” Miller.

  • Barbara Sanders
  • Lafayette “Lucky” Miller.
  • Barbara Sanders
  • Barbara Sanders
  • Barbara Sanders and Lafayette “Lucky” Miller.

Miller is wanted by Memphis police for kidnapping. Memphis police reported Barbara and another juvenile went with Miller around 11 p.m. Sunday to a business where Miller “forced himself” on Barbara. The other juvenile was able to get away and call police around 5:45 a.m.

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