Natchitoches Police seek the public’s help to identify suspect


The Natchitoches Police Department needs your assistance in locating a suspect for abandoning a puppy.
At approximately 7:10 a.m. April 2, a subject in a 4 door white Nissan left a puppy outside the Natchitoches Animal Shelter. The last numbers of vehicle’s license plate are 470.
If you have any information about the subject or this vehicle call the Natchitoches Animal Shelter at (318)357-3885 or NPD at (318)352-8101. All call shall remain confidential.

To surrender or drop off an animal you must come between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and leave it in the hands of an animal control officer. Surrendering fees are $5 per animal for city residents and $15 per animal for non-residents.

Abandoning an animal is a form of animal cruelty and is punishable by law.