UPDATE:  He has been located and is safe.


Lake Charles –


The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for a missing man, Taylor A. Mallett, 24, that was reported missing earlier today from his home in Welsh.  When Mallett left home at approximately 6:00 a.m., he stated he was headed to work in Westlake, but never arrived.  Mallett’s car was located, abandoned, near Galley Road and Joe Breaux Road in Hayes.  CPSO detectives later located the keys to his car in a wooded area near where his car was found.  


The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Mallett.  If anyone sees him or knows of his whereabouts, please contact the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office at 491-3605.