NATCHITOCHES, LA (KSLA) - Police in Natchitoches are investigating after one man has died in an early morning shooting.
Officers say that around 3 p.m., a Louisiana State Trooper heard gunfire while driving on Highway 1 bypass near Stine's.
The body of Stafford Jefferson was found lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the head. He was sent to Natchitoches Regional Medical Center, then Rapides Regional Medical Center in critical condition where he later died.
An investigation is ongoing.