NPSO: 2 found dead from multiple gunshot wounds; suspects sought

2 men killed by gunfire, bodies found in car
Updated: Aug. 8, 2018 at 8:55 AM CDT
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NATCHITOCHES, LA (KSLA) - The Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident where two people were fatally shot on Wednesday morning.

Law enforcement got the call just before 2 a.m. to the 200 block of Michelle Drive in Natchitoches regarding shots fired call.

Upon arrival, a vehicle was found in a ditch that had struck a tree. Two men inside had been shot multiple times.

Both were pronounced dead at the scene.

Sheriff Victor E. Jones, Jr. said that the investigation is in its early stages. The bodies were sent for an autopsy.

The names of the victims are expected to be released later today, according to Capt. Tony Moran.

There are no suspects at this time.

Anyone with any information is urged to call the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office at (318) 352-6432

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