The Natchitoches Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that took place Saturday morning on July Street.
Natchitoches Police Department officers responded to July Street on July 13 at 10:34 am in reference to reports of an individual being shot in the area. Upon officers arrival they located Willie Willis (B/M, 36 y.o.a. of Natchitoches) suffering from a single gunshot wound to the chest.
Willie Willis was transported to the Natchitoches Regional Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased from his wounds.
The investigation is ongoing and no further information will be released at this time.
If you have any additional information in regards to this investigation please contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101 or Detective Sergeant Bobby Beard at (318) 283-3914. Remember all information given shall remain confidential.