Lafayette authorities searching for missing 16-year-old girl

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — The Lafayette Sheriff’s Office would like the public’s assistance in locating a missing 16-year-old girl.

Aliyah Ritchie, 16, of Lafayette Parish was last seen near the 300 block of W. Broussard Road. on Jan. 21.

Ritchie is described as five foot six inches, weight approximately 130 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes.

If you see Ritchie, or have any information on her whereabouts, please call the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 236-9211, Crime Stoppers at (337) 232-TIPS(8477) or submit a tip on the Lafayette Sheriff App.

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