***UPDATE*** Rapides deputies say Lance Bladel, a runaway from the Pineville area, has been located. They say the 16-year-old is okay.
The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a runaway juvenile.
Lance Bladel is a white male, 16 years of age. He has brown hair, brown eyes, is 5’ 11” tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds. Lance was last seen in Sherwood Drive area in Pineville on September 20th, 2016 . Lance may be in the Jackson , MS area. He was last seen wearing khaki shorts and a white shirt.
If anyone has seen or has information concerning Lance Bladel, please contact the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office at 318-473-6700 or the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Division / Juvenile Section at 318- 473-6727.