Runaway Juvenile Reported
NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is seeking assistance from the public in locating a juvenile female reported as a runaway.
At about 7:45 a.m. on February 6, 2018, Lauren Gisele Howard (DOB: 10-29-2002) was dropped off at Walter L. Cohen High School by her mother. Howard has not returned home and has not been seen or heard from by family since this time.
Howard is described as a black female standing approximately 5’3” and weighing approximately 120 pounds. She was last observed wearing her school uniform – a green polo-style shirt and khaki pants, as well as a gray hooded sweatshirt. Howard was reportedly observed by other students on the school grounds on February 7, but these reports have yet to be verified.
Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Lauren Gisele Howard is asked to contact Second District detectives at 504-658-6020.
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