NPSO Detectives investigating Stabbing Death; 1 Suspect in Custody
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives are currently investigating the overnight stabbing death of a Natchez, La. man according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Victor Jones Jr.
On Saturday night January 30th at approximately 11:43pm, Deputies assigned to the NPSO Patrol Division, and Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS Paramedics responded to multiple 911 calls reporting a stabbing at the Sibley Lake boat launch in the 900 block of La. Hwy 504 in the Oak Grove community near Natchitoches, La.
Deputies say upon their arrival, they discovered eighteen year old Dylan Kyle Poche of Natchez, La., on the ground suffering from a fatal stab wound to the upper body.
Detectives assigned to the NPSO Criminal Investigation Division also responded to the scene.
The victim was transported from the scene to Natchitoches Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead by the Natchitoches Parish Coroner’s Office.
The body is being transported for an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.
According to Chief of Investigations Detective Greg Dunn, four detectives have been working throughout the night actively gathering evidence and interviewing potential witnesses in the case.
A suspect is currently in custody.
Detectives are currently not releasing any additional information or the name of the suspect at this time, while the investigation continues.
If you have any information regarding this investigation or was at the boat launch during the time of this crime contact NPSO Detectives Tim Key, Jared Kilpatrick, Jonathan Byles or Darryl Winder at 318-352-6432 or 357-7830. All information is confidential.
Sheriff Victor Jones extends his sympathy and prayers to the family and friends of Dylan.