UPDATE from Northwestern State University :

NATCHITOCHES – Laura Larisey, a Northwestern State University student reported missing, has been located, according to Officer Jon Caliste with University Police.  Larisey was located last night.

“Law enforcement located Larisey in good spirits and in good health and she was found with friends,” Caliste said.


Police at Northwestern State University are asking the public to help them to find a missing student.

Laura Larisey, a student from Baton Rouge, has been reported missing by her parents.

University Police have filed a missing persons report for Larisey.  Larisey lives on the main campus.

If anyone happens upon Larisey or if they have any information about where she may be, they are asked to call University Police Chief Doug Prescott at (318) 357-5431.