DISTRICT ATTORNEY ANNOUNCES SENTENCING IN 2017 SHOOTING

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District Attorney Billy Joe Harrington said today that Ervin Leanard Walker was sentenced by the 10th Judicial District Court to 17 years in prison. The sentence was the result of Walker’s trial conviction of illegal use of a weapon during a crime of violence.

Walker, 53, of Natchitoches was convicted for a 2017 shooting incident in a parking lot of a business on Keyser Avenue.

10th Judicial District Court Judge Lala Sylvester presided over the trial and sentencing.