Update: Natchitoches Police identify suspects in Sunday evening shooting

Left: Kendarius Jones; Right: Zachary Cordell Moore

The Natchitoches Police Department is asking the public for assistance in locating Zachary Cordell Moore (B/M, 27 y.o.a. of Campti).

An arrest warrant has been issued for Zachary Cordell Moore who is charged with attempted second degree murder, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and obstruction of justice.

On February 13, 2023, Kendarius Jones (B/M, 28 y.o.a. of Mansfield) was arrested without incident.

Kendarius Jones was placed in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center where he is charged with principle to attempted second degree murder and obstruction of justice. 

If you have seen Zachary Cordell Moore please contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101 or Detective Shane Garcie at (318) 357-3878.  Do not attempt to apprehend or detain this individual by yourself.  Zachary Cordell Moore is considered to be armed and dangerous.  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 downloading the P3 Tips app on your smart phone or by calling Natchitoches Crime Stoppers at (318) 357-3858.  All tips remain confidential and the caller can receive a cash reward up to $2,500 for the arrest of an offender.

Original Story: Natchitoches Police investigate shooting that occurred Sunday evening

The Natchitoches Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Sunday evening on Highway 3110 near South Drive.

On February 12, 2023 around 9:21 p.m., officers with the Natchitoches Police Department responded to a business in the 7000 block of Highway 3110 in reference to a gunshot victim.  Upon officers arrival they located the victim suffering from a single gunshot wound.

The victim was airlifted to a hospital in Rapides Parish where they are listed in stable condition.