Ascension police search for runaway teenager _lowres

Austin Boudreaux, 17, is being sought as a runaway. Dec. 11, 2014. Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Prairieville teenager believed to have run away from home, Sheriff’s Lt. Col. Bobby Webre said.

Austin Boudreaux, 17, was last seen about 6 p.m. Dec. 5 when he walked out of his house off Duplessis Road in Prairieville, saying he had personal issues to deal with, Webre said in a news release.

Boudreaux, who is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs 140 pounds, has blond hair and green eyes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Boudreaux may call the Sheriff’s Office at (225) 621-4636, text 847411 or call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867. To be eligible for a cash reward, callers must contact Crime Stoppers immediately.