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Opelousas Police looking for missing 14-year-old

Posted at 6:17 PM, Sep 09, 2020

Opelousas Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing 14-year-old girl.

Williams left her father's residence sometime during the night of September 8 with all her clothes and belongings, according to police.

She resides with her father in the 700 block of East St. in Opelousas. Williams is being considered a runaway, but authorities believe she is aided by another family member.

Anyone with information on Niya's whereabouts should contact Opelousas Police at 337-948-2500,, or Crime Stoppers at

Any person assisting the juvenile leave home without permission can be charged if proven.

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