The search for Michaela “Mickey” Shunick has intensified. Today, Lafayette detectives have searched many areas, and Louisiana State Police and the FBI have offered resources to help in the investigation, according to Cpl. Paul Mouton. Shunick went missing Saturday after leaving a friend’s home in the 100 block of Ryan Street around 2 a.m. She was wearing a pastel, multi-colored striped shirt, light wash skinny jeans and grey shoes. She has blonde hair, is 5’1″ tall and weighs 115 pounds.
Shunick was riding a black Schwinn bicycle with gold handle bar grips and wearing a brown leather backpack purse. “It is believed that she was going to her residence near the intersection of Ambassador Caffery Parkway and Congress Street,” said Mouton.