The Morristown Police Department says Rosa Mae Rouse has been in contact with the Knoxville Police Department and has indicated that she is safe.

Original story: Nov. 10, 2017

Police have asked for help locating a missing 59-year-old woman in Morristown.

Rosa Mae Rouse was reported missing on Nov. 8. Her family told police she was last seen on Nov. 3 with 58-year-old Joe Jones at the Scottish Inn on West Andrew Johnson Highway in Morristown.

Rouse is described as a white female, 5'3" tall and weighs about 200 pounds. Jones is a white male and may be walking with a cane.

If you know where Rouse is, contact the Hamblen County 911 dispatch at (423) 585-2701.