Natchitoches Police arrest individual for Armed Robbery

The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested an individual for an armed robbery that occurred Sunday afternoon.

On December 5, 2021 around 1:20 p.m., officers with the Natchitoches Police Department were dispatched to the 200 block of Lower Fifth Street in reference to an armed robbery. Upon officers arrival they made contact with the victim who said that Eric Davis (B/M, 38 y.o.a. of Natchitoches) entered his residence and demanded money while pointing at firearm at him. After taking the victim’s money, Eric Davis, fled the area prior to officers arrival.

Officers were able to locate Eric Davis at his residence where he was placed under arrest without incident. Davis was placed in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center where he is charged with Armed Robbery, Possession of Schedule I Narcotic, Possession of Schedule II Narcotic and Drug Paraphernalia.

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 Trent Perritt at (318) 238-3914. Remember all information given shall remain confidential.

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