POSTED: Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 5:52pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 5:17pm
INDEPENDENCE, LA — UPDATE: Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports the missing 16 year old Quanesha Sims of Independence has been located.
Sheriff Edwards was notified today that Sims was located in Eunice, La. and is reported to be in good health.
Sims ran away from home in November 2012, and has been staying with friends.
ORIGINAL: The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office Juvenile Investigations Unit is asking for your assistance in locating Quanesha Sims, 16, of Independence, LA. Quanesha ran away from home on November 8, 2012.
Quanesha made contact with her family about three weeks ago stating that she was in Monroe, LA. Her family also has reason to believe she may be Baton Rouge or Lafayette area.
Anyone having information regarding Quanesha Sims is asked to contact Detective Suanne Guaraggi at (985) 902.2014.