APSO searching for 15-year-old runaway

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Deriyonne Smith

Ascension Parish Sheriff Jeff Wiley reported that 15-year-old Deriyonne Smith ran away from her Donaldsonville home on Tuesday, May 26.

Smith was last seen by her mother at approximately 11 p.m.at their residence in Donaldsonville, added Sheriff Wiley.

Smith has runaway in the past, and it is believed that she may be in the company of 21-year-old Keyshaun Washington and the two may be in the Alexandria/Pineville area.

Deriyonne was last seen wearing black sweat pants with the word love written on one leg and a black t-shirt.

She is 5'6" and approximately 150 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Deriyonne Smith or Keyshaun Washington are urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867). To be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers immediately.