Natchitoches Police arrest Clarence Jenkins after vehicle pursuit

On July 19, 2019 around 8:25 p.m., officers with the Natchitoches Police Department were dispatched to the 1500 block of Pauline Street in reference to a cyber stalking complaint. Upon officers arrival they located Clarence Jenkins, the suspect, (B/M, 18 y.o.a. of Natchitoches) driving his vehicle down Raphiel Street. Officers then attempted to pull over Clarence Jenkins but he refused to stop and led officers on a pursuit throughout the neighborhood. During the pursuit Clarence Jenkins continued to drive in a reckless manner and crashed into two Natchitoches Police Department vehicles.

Clarence Jenkins

Clarence Jenkins is charged with two counts of attempted first degree, two counts of aggravated assault with a motor vehicle upon a peace officer, aggravated flight, hit and run, careless operation, resisting an officer by force or violence, sixteen counts of failure to stop at a stop sign, seventeen counts of no turn signal, stalking, cyber stalking and simple assault. Clarence Jenkins was booked into the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.

If you have any additional information in regards to this investigation please contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101. Remember all information given shall remain confidential.

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One thought on “Natchitoches Police arrest Clarence Jenkins after vehicle pursuit

  1. Two car chases in a week. Why can’t these criminals run away on foot instead of endangering others?

    My sympathy goes out to whomever he was stalking.

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