Natchitoches Police investigate morning robbery


At 7:40 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, the Natchitoches Police Department received a call reporting a robbery had just occurred outside City Bank, 430 Keyser Ave., near the deposit drop box. Officers arrived and spoke with the victim who advised she was making a business deposit in the drop box when she was approached by a black male wearing a black hoodie and black pants. The male subject grabbed the deposit bags and fled on foot to a nearby neighborhood.

Officers and investigators with Natchitoches Police Department immediately blanketed the area and an investigation ensued. During a search of the area investigators recovered one of the bags and contents as evidence. This investigation is ongoing at this time.

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The victim was not injured during this incident. She described the suspect as a black male having a slender build and is approximately 5 feet, 5 inches to 5 feet, 8 iinches.

If you have additional information in regards to this investigation contact Det. Bobby Beard at (318) 238-3914. All information given shall remain confidential.