Shreveport teen found; detectives investigating

UPDATE: Shreveport Police confirm that 15-year-old Michael Owens, who was reported missing this weekend, is at home safe with his parents.

His parents told police that the teen returned home tonight.

Investigators are still working to sort out the details surrounding the child's disappearance.


Shreveport, LA(KSLA)- Shreveport Police detectives need the public's help in locating a teenager reported missing since Friday afternoon.

Fifteen-year-old Michael Owens was last seen around 3:30 p.m. on February 3, 2011 near his home in the 5300 block of Prentiss Avenue.

Michael is a light complexioned black male, five feet eight inches tall with a thin build. He has brown eyes and black hair and was last seen wearing a blue shirt and khaki pants.

Detectives are working with the youth's parents at this time to determine exactly what happened and where he might be.

Anyone who has any information regarding Michael Owens or his whereabouts is urged to call Shreveport Police detectives at 318-673-7020 or Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.

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