Sheriff’s office seeking missing teen


The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating Steven D. Billups, a 17-year-old runaway.

Billups was last seenThursday at Margie’s House, an emergency shelter services located at 5830 Highway 65 South in Jefferson County.

He is a 5-11 African-American male, weighing approximately 160 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.

Billups is originally from Forrest City and might be traveling to that area.

Anyone with information on Billups’ whereabout should contact the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center at 541-5300 or Capt. John McNeil at the Criminal Investigation Division at 541-5496.