Leesville PD Searches for Missing Teen

The Leesville Police Department in Louisiana is requesting the public’s assistance with locating 15-year-old Heidi Shipp who has been reported missing. Shipp was last seen at Leesville High School on Thursday, March 3, 2016, at 3:00 p.m.

Heidi_ShippHeidi Shipp is a white female with long, light brown/blonde hair and hazel eyes. She is approximately 5’6” tall and weighs about 120 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black polo shirt, khaki school uniform capri pants, grey Nike shoes and possibly a dark colored jacket. She may also be carrying a black backpack.

chase armstrong2Heidi Shipp is believed to be traveling with Ashton “Chance” Armstrong of Benton, Arkansas, in a red/burgundy 2011 Mazda 6 bearing Arkansas license plate 800RCM (see stock photo of similar vehicle). Chance Armstrong is a 17-year-old white male with brown hair and blue eyes. He is approximately 5’7” tall and weighs about 150 pounds.

2011-Mazda-6-reference-photoChance Armstrong has been reported missing from Benton, Arkansas. Chance and Heidi are believed to be traveling along the Gulf Coast in between Louisiana and Florida.

Anyone having information as to the whereabouts of Heidi Shipp and/or Chance Armstrong should immediately contact the Leesville Police Department at 337-238-0331, then press “0,” (zero).