UPDATE: Missing 16-year-old found in Jefferson Parish
POSTED: Thursday, January 9, 2014 - 6:47pm
UPDATED: Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 1:56am
Hammond — UPDATE: McLaughlin was located in Jefferson Parish. He is safe and will soon be reunited with this family.
UPDATE: McLaughlin is now classified as a runaway. Police are still asking the public’s help in locating him.
Hammond Sheriff Daniel Edwards reported on Thursday that 16-year-old Alex McLaughlin has been reported missing.
McLaughlin is a white male with blue eyes and brown hair.
He was last seen around the Adams Road area Wednesday night, wearing a maroon sweat shirt and shorts.
Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Alex is asked to contact the Sheriff's office at 985.345.6150 Detective Beth Russell or dial 911.