Anna Smith has been missing from Appalachian State in Boone, North Carolina, since September 2. According to WLOS, investigators now believe that she is in danger.
Here’s what you need to know:
1. She was last seen inside a residence hall in Appalachian State in Boone on Tuesday September 2.
2. She’s a native of High Point, North Carolina.
3. Her father, Dan, issued a passionate plea for Smith to return home:
Anna, if you can hear me. Your family is here and we will never forget you. Let us take you home.
4. Police and volunteers have been searching a wooded area around Boone, to no avail.
5. There was an assault on a female student on campus on Friday, September 5, cops are working to see if it’s related to Smith’s disappearance.