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Monroe Police searching for missing teen



MONROE, La. — The Monroe Police Department is currently searching for a missing teenager.

According to police, 16-year-old Shakira Washington was last seen on Thursday evening around 6 pm in the 1800 block of Bonner Drive.

Shakira stands at approximately 5’2″ and weighs 115 lbs. Police say she was last seen wearing light-colored jeans and carrying an orange backpack with a Nike logo.

If you have seen Shakira or know where she is, please call the Monroe Police Department at 318-329-2600.