Natchitoches Police Department officers responded to the 300 block of East Third Street on Sept. 29 at 7 am in reference to a juvenile looking in vehicle windows. Upon officers arrival they located the juvenile who led them on a brief foot pursuit. Officers were able to catch the juvenile and he was arrested without further incident.
The juvenile was placed into the Ware Youth Center and is charged with thirteen counts of simple burglary, eight counts of attempted simple burglary, one count of a juvenile in possession of a firearm, one count of resisting and one count of resisting with force or violence.
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 Morgan Jester at (318) 357-3810. Remember all information given shall remain confidential.
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