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UPDATE: Two-year-old boy missing from Slaughter found safe

Posted at 1:49 PM, Dec 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-28 22:55:35-05

UPDATE (12/28): Two-year-old Carson Hollingsworth has been safely located at a camp in St. Martin Parish. Carson was found in good condition and will be reunited with his mother, State Police say.


The Louisiana State Police has issued a Level II Endangered Missing Child Advisory on behalf of the East Feliciana Sheriff’s Office for a 2-year-old child that was reported missing from his Slaughter residence.

Carson Jeffery Hollingsworth, 2, was last seen with his father at the boy's home on Maglone Lane in Slaughter. The child was last seen on Sunday at 4:30 p.m. and is believed to be in imminent danger.

Carson Jeffery Hollingsworth is a two-year-old white male with blonde hair and blue eyes. He is approximately 24” - 30” tall and weighs about 24 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt with the words “Chilling with my Cousins” and a white and purple Luvs brand diaper. He was not wearing socks or shoes when he was last seen. Carson suffers from a severe medical condition that requires daily medication.

Orin Hollingsworth is wanted for questioning in the child’s disappearance. Hollingsworth is a 35-year-old white male with brown hair, brown eyes and a beard. He is approximately 6’1” tall and weighs about 220 pounds. He is possibly driving a 2003 white Chevrolet Tahoe bearing Louisiana license plate 860EIT.

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Carson Hollingsworth should immediately contact the East Feliciana Sheriff’s Office at 225-683-5459 or local law enforcement by dialing 911.