OPSO Searching for Missing Juvenile

UPDATE:  Ashauria Herron has been located safe and returned home.

Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Investigators are currently searching for a missing Ouachita Parish Juvenile.

Ashauria Herron, age 14, was last seen near her residence in east Ouachita Parish on January 23, 2018.

Ashauria is described as a Black female, 5’-2” tall weighing 190 lbs. She has black hair extending past her shoulders and brown eyes.  She was last known to be wearing a gray t-shirt, pink shorts and brown boots.

Video surveillance cameras indicate Ashauria may have left the location with an unidentified Black male traveling in a reddish/orange colored Chevrolet SUV (possibly a Traverse or Equinox) and may be traveling with him.

Ashauria Herron may be also accompanied by a friend, Shakeria Belton, of Monroe.  Herron is believed to have been seen with her earlier today in Monroe.

No other information available at this time.

Anyone with any information concerning the whereabouts of Ashauria Herron or the identity of the unidentified Black male (surveillance photo shown) is asked to contact the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office at 318-329-1200.


Unidentified person she may be traveling with

Ashauria Herron