NOPD searching for runaway teen

NOPD searching for runaway teen

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a teenager who was reported as a runaway.

Alexus Washington, 18, was last seen leaving her home to go to school on Tuesday around 7 a.m.

She has not been seen or heard from since, according to the report.

Police say Washington is described as a habitual runaway.

Washington was last seen wearing a black jacket, red shirt, khaki pants and black shoes.

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Washington is asked to contact Fourth District detectives at 504-658-6040.