UPDATE, 1/18/22, 9:20 a.m.: Officials say Merrick Semien has been located.

Merrick Semien

ORIGINAL POST: ST. LANDRY PARISH, La. (KLFY) — The St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a report of a missing person from Opelousas.

A BOLO alert (Be on the lookout) has been issued for Merrick Semien, 84.

According to authorities, Semien was last seen over the weekend (January 15) walking in the 400 block of Texas Eastern Road in Opelousas.

He was wearing a black plaid jacket, blue jeans, and a baseball cap.

Authorities say he does not have a vehicle nor a cell phone, and that he is lost and may be confused.

If you have information on his whereabouts, please contact the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 948-6516.