Runaway juvenile located
A 16-year-old Franklin girl reported missing Thursday was located the same day in St. Martin Parish, according to a St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office news release.
At 10:45 p.m. Wednesday, the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing/runaway juvenile. Jasmine Smith, 16, had last been seen around 3 p.m. Wednesday on Beau Chene Lane in Franklin, the release said.
A juvenile division detective learned that Smith left her home and considered her a runaway juvenile.
At 8 p.m. Thursday, the sheriff’s office received information from the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office that Smith was located in St. Martin Parish. She has since been reunited with her family, the release stated.