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Keiosha Felix Investigation

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office has taken the lead investigative role in the missing person case of Keiosha Marie Felix 15-years-old, who was last seen on or about April 30, 2012.  The Sheriff’s Office has conducted a parallel investigation for several months but recently assumed the role of primary investigating authority after consultation with other law enforcement authorities. 

Investigators are pursuing leads in the case but are asking that family, friends or anyone with information to contact them so that every tip can be fully investigated.  Keiosha is a child who has been missing for 4 months and it is the goal of the Sheriff’s Office to bring Keiosha home.   Keiosha is being listed as an endangered missing person based on her age and the length of time that no one has had contact with her. 

The contact information for tips are:

Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office               (337)     232-9211

Lafayette Crime Stoppers                          (337)     232-8477

Federal Bureau of Investigations             (337)     233-2164            or          (504)               816-3000

Missing and Exploited Children                1 800 843-5678


*Note:  Several photographs of Keiosha are attached to this release. 


The FBI is offering a reward of $5,000.00 for information which results in the locating of Keiosha Marie Felix. 

Kip Judice
Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office
337 236-5876