TTPD asks for public’s help in finding missing teen


UPDATE 10/27/16 @ 6:25 p.m. – Houff has been located.

Texarkana Texas Police Department wants the public’s help locating a missing 17-year-old from Texarkana.

James Henry Houff, 17, was reported as a runaway by his mother in September.

According to TTPD, Houff was reported missing while registered as a student at Texas High School. He has yet to report to school this year.

TTPD believes Houff is still around Texarkana but none of his friends admit to having seen him recently.

“We are trying to locate Houff to be sure that he is OK and return him to his mother,” wrote TTPD in a statement addressed to the public.

If you know of Houff’s whereabouts, call TTPD ad 903-798-3116.

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