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UPDATE - *FOUND SAFE* Berwick Police Seeking Information on Whereabouts of Runaway Juvenile


UPDATE - Emma has been found safe. She was located after Berwick Police received a tip as a direct result of a social media post and the community who shared it. St. Mary Sheriff Scott Anslum and Berwick Police Chief James Richard would like to thank everyone who shared the information. Emma is home safe because of your help. Thank you.


The Berwick Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile. 15-year old Emma Clare Hover who also may go by Emma Claire Dugas is described approximately 5’6” weighing 125 lbs with blue eyes and light brown hair with a lighter streak in the back her head. Emma also wears prescription glasses. She was last seen in the vicinity of Bayside Village on LA Highway 182 in Berwick Tuesday night, May 8, 2018, at approximately 9:30 pm. At that time, she was wearing an orange shirt and black shorts.


If anyone sees Emma Clare Hover please contact the Berwick Police Department 985-384-7710 or their local law enforcement agency. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office can be reached at 985-384-1622.






Contact Information:

Traci Landry

Detective Lieutenant

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office

Public Information Office