Man, 23, shot and killed near grocery store in Natchitoches

Published: Dec. 13, 2018 at 9:53 PM CST
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NATCHITOCHES, LA (KSLA) -Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed outside of a grocery store in Natchitoches. It happened shortly before 7 p.m. near Texas Street Grocery & Liquor, located at 719 East Texas Street.

Officers arrived to find 23-year-old Robert Griffin suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting are unclear at this time.

The Natchitoches Police Department is urging anyone with information to contact them at (318) 352-8101. You can also contact Detective Sergeant Bobby Beard, with their Criminal Investigations Division, at (318) 238-3914.

All calls shall be kept confidential.

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