On April 8, 2023, officers with the Natchitoches Police Department were made aware that a juvenile had allegedly made a comment to commit a violent crime at a local business on Monday. Detectives were notified about the comment and began an immediate investigation. Investigators were able to interview witnesses and the person accused of making the comment. After an initial investigation detectives were unable to find any evidence to substantiate the allegations that were made against the juvenile.
This investigation is ongoing and 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 downloading the P3 Tips app on your smartphone or by calling Natchitoches Crime Stoppers at (318) 238-2388. All tips remain confidential and the caller can receive a cash reward up to $2,500 for the arrest of an offender.
Corporal John Greely
Public Information Officer
Natchitoches Police Department
Date: April 10, 2023