The most recent census numbers from 2021 reflect that the small northern Bossier parish town of Plain Dealing, Louisiana, only had a total population of 890 persons, so when one of those residents is missing, it's a really big deal.

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Such is the case at present.

The Bossier Parish Sheriff's Department has issued a request to the public to aid them in locating a Plain Dealing teenager who has been missing nearly two weeks now.

Bossier Parish Sheriff's Dept.
Bossier Parish Sheriff's Dept.

According to the Sheriff's Department, Samuel Moya, 17, of the 400 block of O’Glee Road in Plain Dealing was last seen on January 24th.

Reports indicate that Moya left the residence on that date and was taken to a friend’s residence in Springhill, Louisiana.

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Since that time, we understand that family members have been in phone contact with Moya but he has refused to disclose his location and has since stopped answering calls or responding to text messages.

Obviously his family and friends are very concerned and pray for his safe return.

Description Of Missing Bossier Parish Teenager

Moya is a white male and stands approximately 5’7”, and weighs 120 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact the Bossier Sheriff’s Office at (318) 965-2203.

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