Missing boy found in Ponchatoula

HAMMOND- Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards is requesting your assistance in gathering information regarding a missing teen.

14 year old D’Markus “Anzel” McKnight of Willow Villa Rd. in Hammond has been missing since Thursday October 21, 2010. Anzel was last seen when he left for school early that morning.

Anzel is a b/m, 5’ tall, brown eyes and short hair. Anzel has a scar above his right eye and forehead.

At this time, Detectives do not feel that foul play was involved in Anzel’s disappearance.

Anyone having information regarding Anzel’s whereabouts is asked to please contact TPSO Detective Suanne Guarggi at 985.902.2014.


Missing teen D’Markus “Anzel” McKnight was located Wednesday, November 3 in the Ponchatoula area. The Ponchatoula Police Department responded to a tip they received regarding the child’s whereabouts. Upon arrival at the location, officers found the child in good condition. He was then transported to the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office where he will soon be released to his mother.


P.O. Box 698
Amite, LA 70422
Phone: 985-748-7156
Fax: 985-748-7104

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