Natchitoches Police investigate homicide on Highland Park Drive

The Natchitoches Police Department is investigating a homicide that took place early Thursday morning on Highland Park Drive.

On September 9, 2021 around 6:14 a.m., officers with the Natchitoches Police Department responded to the 1200 block of Highland Park Drive in reference to a person lying in front of a residence. Upon officers arrival they located a juvenile who was suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased by the Natchitoches Parish Coroner’s Office as a result of his injuries.

The Natchitoches Police Department will release more details as they become available.

If you would like to report suspicious activity please contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101 or if you have additional information in regards to this investigation please contact Detective Rudy Glass at (318) 357-3878. Remember all information given shall remain confidential.

How to report an anonymous tip via Natchitoches Crime Stoppers:

You can also report a tip anonymously by calling Natchitoches Crime Stoppers at (318) 238-2388. All tips remain confidential and the caller can receive a cash reward up to $2,000 for the arrest of an offender.

Corporal John Greely
Public Information Officer
Natchitoches Police Department
September 9, 2021