NEW ORLEANS – The family of a 26-year-old teacher is searching for her after she was last seen at a Lakeview bar.
Terrilynn Monette had gone out with a Southern University college friend on Friday night and was last spotted at Parlay’s in the 800 block of Harrison Avenue early Saturday.
She arrived at Parlay’s around 3:30 a.m. with her friend’s uncle and friends. A witness advised detectives that he observed Monette in the parking lot at approximately 4 a.m. with an unknown man.
Monette told her acquaintances that she was going to sleep in her car before driving home due to having consumed alcoholic beverages, according to police.
Monette is described as black, approximately 5’8” tall and 180 pounds. She has a light complexion with long brown hair. She was last seen wearing a pink and yellow sweater with blue jeans. She has a tattoo on her left leg.
She teaches second grade at Woodland West Elementary.
If you have seen Monette or have any information, please call the New Orleans Police Department at 504-658-4000.