The Natchitoches Police Department continues their efforts to locate a missing person.


Mr. Nishan Deron Newson was reported missing by his family on July 14. Mr. Newson is a 45 year old black male;he is about 5’08″and weighs approx. 150 lbs. He was last seen in the East Natchitoches area. Some information has led family members to believe he may be in Texas however; The Natchitoches Police Department is continuing their search locally and asks for help from the community in locating Mr. Newson.

Anyone who has any information about Mr. Nishan Newson’s whereabouts should contact Det. Williams at (318)357-3878.
Authorized for release by:Chief Micky Dove 10/13/16