UPDATE: According to Welsh Police Chief Marcus Crochet, 14-year-old Gabrielle Nicole Richard has been found alive and well.

We got the following note in the overnight hours from the Welsh Police Department concerning a missing teen.

The Welsh Police Department needs the public’s help in locating a missing 14 year old white female by the name of Gabrielle Nicole Richard. She was last seen at her home on Elm St. in Welsh around 9:30 pm. Gabriella was last seen wearing a Blue T-shirt with lace trim, blue gym shorts and white sandles. Anyone with information on the whereabouts in urged to contact the Welsh Police Department at 337-734-2626.

And here is the picture the Welsh Police Department posted on their Facebook page of Gabrielle.

Welsh Police Department, Facebook

Our thoughts and prayers are with this young girl's family as we hope this story has a happy ending.