The Natchitoches Police Department and Natchitoches Animal Shelter would like to thank the citizens for their support in this case.
This case has been resolved and the puppy has been adopted.
Natchitoches Police seek the public’s help to identify suspect
The Natchitoches Police Department needs your assistance in locating a suspect for abandoning a puppy.
At approximately 7:10 a.m. on April 2 a subject in a white Nissan left a puppy outside the Natchitoches Animal Shelter. Officers were able to make out the last numbers of vehicle’s license plate as 470.
If you have any information about the subject or this vehicle please call the Natchitoches Animal Shelter at (318)357-3885 or NPD at (318)352-8101. All calls shall remain confidential.
To surrender or drop off an animal you must come between 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday-Friday and leave it in the hands of an animal control officer. Surrendering fees are $5 per animal for city residents and $15 per animal for non-residence.
Abandoning an animal is a form of animal cruelty and is punishable by law.