Stillwater News Press

November 16, 2012

Police searching Oklahoma for missing Arkansas teen

Staff Writer
Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — Police are searching for an Arkansas teen who may be in danger

Desiray Thibodeaux, also known as "Rebel" was last seen leaving a Nov. 1 Halloween church event in Oak Grove, Ark., with Evan Pearson, 24. Pearson is five feet eight inches tall with brown hair, blue eyes and drives a brown and tan 1994 Chevrolet 1500 extended cab pickup.

Police have received information that Thibodeaux and Pearson were seen in the Drumright area Nov. 3. The two have also been spotted in Shell Knob, Mo., Kellyville, Cushing and Elk City.

According to police, Thibodeaux may have intially gone willingly but information gleaned during the investigation suggests the teen may be in danger. Pearson or Thibodeaux have not had any known contact with family or friends since the Nov. 3 sighting. Their location is  unknown.

Pearson has outstanding warrants for his arrest out of Arkansas.

Anyone with information about Pearson or Thibodeaux's whereabouts are urged to contact local law enforcement immediately. Anyone who has had contact with the two is asked to contact Sgt. Daniel Klatt with the Carroll County Sheriff's Office at 870-423-2901. Callers can remain anonymous.