TPSO announces both teens have been found


Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office



According to the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office, “Desiree Stakes has been located and reunited with her family.”


There is some good news to pass along on this Friday afternoon.

TPSO says, “that Cardasha Harris has been located and her family has been notified.”


The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office needs your help.

Have you seen either of these two teenagers?

17- year-old Desiree Stakes and 16-year-old Cardasha Harris both went missing this month.

Stakes has been missing since 2:00 p.m. on August 3rd and Harris has not been seen since 3 p.m. on August 5.

Stakes is described this way:

  • 5’3″ tall
  • 96 pounds
  • Blonde hair

TPSO describes Harris this way:

  • 5’3″ tall
  • Weighs about 160 pounds

Stakes and Harris join over 45 teenagers who have reportedly run away in Tangipahoa Parish this year.

“Finding missing juveniles, who are those under 18, is an important focus for this office,” states Sheriff Edwards. “Though the majority of missing juvenile cases lack a criminal component, our end goal is to see that children return home safe.”

If you have any information about the location of either Desiree Stakes or Cardasha Harris, please call the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office at 985-345-6150.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest BRProud Articles

More Local News

Stay up to date with the latest news by downloading the BRProud App from the App Store or Google Play.

Trending Stories