The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office has located, missing runaway, Derek James Smith.
Derek James Smith, 17, left a family member's residence located in the 400 block of North Domingue Avenuw without permission Friday.
He was reported found safe early Saturday morning.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korean military authorities on Sunday surrounded a soldier who fled his North Korea border outpost after killing five comrades and were trying to persuade him to surrender, a defense official said Sunday. One platoon leader was wounded when the runaway soldier, identified only by... more »
Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office is reporting a runaway from Amikids Acadiana in Branch.
Martin Perez, 15, is a Hispanic male described as being 5'11", dark skin, brown hair and brown eyes with a cross tattoo on right arm.
He is from the Kaplan area, and is possibly wearing... more »
Kaplan Police Department is looking for a runaway juvenile from the Kaplan area. Anastasia Dorman is a white female, 14 year old, with brown hair and eyes. She is about 5'10 weighing about 158 pounds. On July 31, Dorman left her residence on foot and has not been seen since.... more »
Reported runaway, Desiree deLaunay of Lafayette is now home.
Her mother alerted KATC that Desiree returned home around 11:00 Sunday morning with the help of friends and news reports.
Desiree is only 15 years old and was reported as a runaway after she was last seen January 5th... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Caddo Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a Shreveport man for numerous sex crimes involving a Virginia runaway. Sheriff Steve Prator says 25-year-old Kevin Lunsford was arrested Wednesday at his home where he was found with the 14-year-old girl after deputies received a tip about the teenager's... more »
After a report of a run-a-way child this past weekend, Crowley Police located the teen and have arrested a Crowley woman for her involvement in aiding the teen during this incident.
Officers received a report of the run-a-way teen and began searching various locations to find her. After... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal regulators say computer data from a Toyota Prius that crashed in New York show that at the time of the accident the throttle was open and the driver was not hitting the brakes. A housekeeper driving the car on March 9 told police that it sped... more »
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Toyota is casting doubt on a California man's claim that his Prius sped out of control, saying that his report is inconsistent with findings of the company's preliminary investigation. Toyota says the accelerator pedal was tested and found to be working normally and a backup safety... more »