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NEW ORLEANS -- Officials at a news conference Monday announced a raise in the reward in the case of a missing Jefferson Parish teach.

Crimestoppers and the NOPDannounced the reward in Terrilynn Monette's case is now at $19,600, one of the highest in any single case.

Monette has been missing March 1. She was last seen leaving Parlay's bar around 5:15 a.m.

According to police, Monette did not drink an excessive amount of alcohol and cameras did not show her being followed as she drove home.

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