Deputies arrest Natchitoches woman in connection with Runaway Investigation

Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a Natchitoches woman in connection with her alleged involvement
with the Thursday afternoon runaway of a Natchitoches teenager according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s

Earlier this morning at approximately 12:03am, Deputies assigned to the NPSO Patrol Division initiated a traffic
stop on La. Hwy 6 West near Interstate 49 in Natchitoches.

As a result of the traffic stop and investigation, deputies located the runaway.

Deputies also arrested the driver of the vehicle identified as Victoria Shaye Simmons, 18, of the 100 block of La.
Hwy 117, Hagewood, La. and booked her into the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center charged with Criminal Mischief.

Simmons bonded out of the detention center on Friday morning.