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Police arrest 2 relatives of missing teen

Published: Jul. 26, 2012 at 10:25 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 31, 2012 at 10:49 AM CDT
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Patricia Andrus and Portia Felix (Source: Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office)
Patricia Andrus and Portia Felix (Source: Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office)

DUSON, LA (WAFB) - Authorities report two more arrests have been made in the case of a missing teenager.

According to KLFY-TV in Lafayette, the Duson Police Department took Patricia Andrus, 40, and Portia Felix, 20, into custody in connection with the disappearance of Keiosha Felix, 15, of Duson.

The two women are the missing girl's aunt and cousin, respectively.

Andrus was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center on simple rape and improper supervision of a minor charges. No bond was set.

Portia Felix is charged with obstruction of justice. She was released on a $500 bond.

Leon Wilkerson Jr., 43, of Zachary has also been arrested. He was charged with second-degree kidnapping and simple rape.

Keiosha Felix was reported missing on April 30.

She has not been found.

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