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Bossier Police searching for runaway juvenile with ties to Lafayette

Posted at 5:19 PM, Apr 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-08 18:19:56-04

BOSSIER CITY, La. — The Bossier City Police Department Juvenile Division are asking for the public's assistance in locating a runaway juvenile with ties to Lafayette and Alexandria.

According to BCPD, Kayla Koeplin, 16, ran away from a local juvenile facility on Feb. 28.

Police say Koeplin is an Asian female with black hair, brown eyes and is 5’4 120lbs.

Koeplin was last seen wearing a black shirt, black pants, and white shoes.

She has ties to the Alexandria and Lafayette area and may be in that area.

Anyone with information who wants to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Bossier Crime Stoppers at 318-424-4100, or log onto to submit your tip via the web.

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