Help needed in locating endangered Breaux Bridge runaway

Posted at 4:48 PM, May 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-31 13:24:31-04

Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a Breaux Bridge teen.

Deja Derouen,16, is 5’5″, 130 pounds and was last seen wearing pajamas.

Derouen was last seen at her home in the 4000 block of Main Hwy. in Breaux Bridge Tuesday evening. At 1:00 a.m., a family member noticed she was not in her room and a 911 call was placed shortly after reporting her missing, according to a spokeswoman for the sheriff’s office.

She has no history of running away before and there has been no activity on her phone or social media, stated the spokeswoman.

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Deja Derouen, or anyone who may have spoken to her since last evening, is asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 394-3071 or through the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office Facebook.