Natchitoches Police arrest individual for five counts of Principal to attempted Second Degree Murder

On November 22, 2022 around 12:40 p.m., officers with the Natchitoches Police Department responded to the 400 block of Lakeview Drive in reference to gunshots in the area. Upon officers arrival they spoke with several witnesses who said that two vehicles began shooting towards people at the apartment complex.

Investigators with the Natchitoches Police Department were able to process the scene and speak with the witnesses.

As a result of their investigation, Dymond Johnson, (B/F, 22 y.o.a. of Natchitoches) was arrested for five counts of principal to attempted second degree murder and was placed in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.

This investigation is ongoing and additional arrests are anticipated.

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