APD and PPD Search for Missing Teens

Alexandria and Pineville Police are each looking for missing teens.  They emphasize no foul play is suspected, and these cases are not connected.

Sherman Jenkins, 16 years old, 5' 7", 215 lbs.
Sherman Jenkins, 16 years old, 5′ 7″, 215 lbs.
Areon Nash, 15 years old, 5' 5", 130 lbs.
Areon Nash, 15 years old, 5′ 5″, 130 lbs.

Alexandria police are searching for two missing juveniles.

They’re 16-year-old Sherman Jenkins and 15-year-old Areon Nash.

Jenkins is 5 feet 7 inches tall, 215 pounds and may have hazel contacts.  He was last seen February 21st in the 57 hundred block of Samuel, wearing basketball shorts and an unknown colored shirt.

Nash is 5 feet, 5 inches tall, 130 pounds, and was last seen Monday night in the 52 hundred block of Broadmore court.

Call APD if you can help.

And Pineville Police also say they’re looking for a missing teen.

Vernon Edwards, 17 years old, 6′ 1″, 145 lbs


Vernon Edwards Junior hadn’t been seen since February 26th, but he arrived home over the weekend.  Pineville police want to thank everyone for looking for him.

17-year-old Verne Edwards Junior was last seen Wednesday night, walking away from his Hayes Drive home.  He was wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.
He’s 6 feet, 1 inch tall and weighs about 145 pounds.

Anyone with information should call Pineville Police.

KLAX ABC 31 News 2/28/14