Norman Police Search for Vulnerable and Endangered Juvenile Runaway

Norman police are asking for the public’s help to locate 16-year-old Kayleb Houk. He is believed to be a vulnerable and endangered runaway based on a variety of chronic health and mobility conditions that have resulted in him being primarily confined to a wheelchair. Houk also recently had medical procedures and may have open wounds.

Houk ran away from a residential treatment facility in the 4200 block of 24th Avenue NW, and was last seen in the area of Porter Avenue and Franklin Street at approximately 11:52 p.m. on Jan. 22. He was reported as a runaway to NPD on Jan. 24. Houk is described as a white male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 180 pounds with dark blonde hair and hazel eyes. He is primarily wheelchair bound.

Norman police ask that anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Kayleb Houk immediately call 405-321-1444. Information can also be anonymously submitted via Norman Crime Stoppers by phone at 405-366-STOP (7867) or online at

This case is currently under investigation by the NPD Criminal Investigations Division. 

Photo of vulnerable & endangered juvenile runaway Kayleb Houk