UPDATE: It is being reported that the boy has been found safe and sound. No other details are being reported as of yet.


A critical missing child alert has been sent out by Shreveport Police. Here is the release from the Department:

"Shreveport Police detectives are actively seeking to locate a four year old juvenile who relatives reported missing Monday evening. Four year old Shawn Williams, was last seen at his home in the 2800 block of Essex Street Monday evening around 9:00 p.m. Williams weighs approximately 45 pounds and stand approximately 45’ inches tall. According to family members, Williams was reportedly getting ready to be bathed when relatives noticed he was missing from the residence. Patrol officers are actively searching the surrounding areas in search of the child whose clothing description was not available. Persons with any information on the whereabouts of Shawn Williams is asked to contact Shreveport Police at (318) 673-7221, (318) 673-7300 (option 3), or 911.