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LPSO requests assistance in separate 2020 runaway teen cases

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Posted at 11:09 AM, Feb 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-23 12:09:45-05

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in two previously reported runaway cases.

The two runaway teens were reported last year and are not related. 16-year-old Junior Edwardo Rios of Carencro was last seen on July 26, 2020. LPSO say he left home wearing dark pants, a dark shirt, a red and black sweatshirt and a red ball cap. Detectives, at the time believed him to be in the Scott area.

The second runaway was reported in December of 2020. 16-year-old Eboni McCoy was reported missing from Duson on December 28, 2020. She is described as having brown hair and brown eyes.

If you see Rios or McCoy, or have any information on their whereabouts, call the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office at (337) 232-9211, Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS(8477) or submit a tip on the Lafayette Sheriff App.

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