UPDATE: JUSTIN HAS BEEN FOUND. HE IS SAFE.

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BPSO

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is on the hunt for a teenager presumed to have run away from home.

16-year-old Justin Dwayne Sharpley of the 1500 block of Hwy. 614 in Haughton, was last seen at the Red Point Food Mart at around 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 16.

Sharpley is a 9th grader at Haughton High School, is about 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighs about 145 pounds, and has brown hair and hazel eyes. He was last seen wearing khaki shorts and a red shirt.

Detectives do not suspect foul play, but want to ensure Sharpley returns home safely. If you know the whereabouts of Sharpley, please contact the Bossier Sheriff’s Office at 318-965-2203 and ask to speak to a detective.