Natchitoches police investigating deadly shooting

Published: Jul. 24, 2016 at 9:33 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 25, 2016 at 1:04 AM CDT
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NATCHITOCHES, LA (KSLA) - Natchitoches police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead.

It happened just before 3 p.m. Sunday near the 1200 block of Texas Street at the Super Stop.

Police say the victim, whose name has not been released, was taken to Natchitoches Regional Medical Center where he later died.

Preliminary reports suggest the 15-year-old victim was in the parking lot of the store when he was struck by multiple bullets.

It is unclear what led to the shooting.

No names have been released at this time.

The crime remains under investigation.

Anyone with information about this case is urged to call Detective Bobby Beard at 318-238-3914 or Detective Jeff Townson at 318-357-3852.

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