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Authorities issue alert for missing Tallulah girl

Update: Tuesday morning, Louisiana officials announced that Emma Ezell has been located safe.  The Madison Parish Sheriff’s Office is handling the investigation into this matter.


Louisiana authorities are asking the public’s help in locating a missing Tallulah girl.

Monday, the Louisiana State Police issued a Level II Endangered/Missing Child Advisory on behalf of the Madison Parish Sheriff’s Office in an effort to locate an 11-year-old girl reported missing from her residence on Shoemaker Road, in Tallulah.

Emma Carter Ezell, 11, is described as a white female with brown/blonde hair and blue eyes.  She is approximately 5-feet 6-inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. She was last seen wearing a Carhartt pullover, grey/black leggings, possible “hoodie” style sweatshirt with white FILA brand tennis shoes.

Anyone having any information on Ezell’s whereabouts should immediately contact the Madison Parish Sheriff’s Office at 318-574-1831.