NOPD searching for runaway juvenile

NOPD searching for runaway juvenile

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police is asking for the public's help finding a runaway juvenile.

Deontae Bessie, 13, was last seen on Sunday, October 16 at 4 p.m.

The person who reported Bessie missing told police that Bessie left their residence in the 1800 block of L.B. Landry Avenue, without permission.

He has not been seen or heard from since.

Bessie has a known history of running away.

He was last seen wearing a black tee-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Deontae Bessie is asked to contact the New Orleans Police Department at 504-821-2222 or Fourth District Detectives at 504-658-6040.

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