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UPDATE: 92-year-old Lafayette man who disappeared in New Orleans found safe

UPDATE: 92-year-old Markie Jumonville was found safe by New Orleans police.

Jumonville’s family posted on Facebook saying police found the “hide and seek champion in a nearby Hilton.”

This morning, family members say they’re praising the Lord.




Original Story: The family of a 92-year-old Lafayette man is asking for help in locating him.

Markie Jumonville was last seen around 2:30 this afternoon in New Orleans at the Hampton Inn on Carondelet Street near Canal Street.

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating this as a missing persons case and says a bulletin has been issued for Jumonville.

If you’ve seen him, please call New Orleans Police.

Please share with New Orleans Louisiana friends; we have a real search on for Markie Jumonville (Paw Paw J) age 92 from Lafayette. Last seen at Hampton Inn on Carondolet near Canal St. at 2:30pm Sat 6/29

Posted by Jeff Jumonville on Saturday, June 29, 2019

Chris Welty

Chris Welty

Chris Welty is a multimedia journalist at KATC.
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