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Wanted Wanted for Interference of Child Custody

by Paris Holmes

October 6, 2021

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Fourth District, Simple Robbery

Wanted Wanted for Interference of Child Custody

NEW ORLEANS - The NOPD is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Verquisha Nicole Jones (pictured left; DOB:01/13/1998) who is in violation of a court ordered child custody agreement as of October 3, 2021.   

Jones took authorized custody of her three-year-old son, Jakyrie Roche (pictured right) on October 1, 2021, however failed to return the child to his father by 8:00 p.m. on October 3, 2021 as documented in the court order.  The whereabouts of both mother and son are currently unknown.   

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Verquisha Jones and/or Jakyrie Roche is asked to contact NOPD Fourth District detectives at 504-658-6040 or call anonymously to Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.