The NPSO 911 Center received a call Sunday, July 21 at 7:30 a.m. from a private landowner reporting that while checking his property he discovered a burned van in a wooded area off Bethany Church Road north of Fairview Alpha.
Deputies discovered a 2005 Honda Odyssey Van totally burned. An NLETS computer check revealed the van had been reported stolen in the Ringgold area of Bienville Parish Thursday, July 18. The van was reportedly silver before it was burned.
Detectives with the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office, Bienville Parish Sheriff’s Office and La. State Fire Marshal’s Office processed the crime scene to determine how the van was burned, it’s source and who may have dumped the vehicle in the area.
If you have any information contact the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office, Bienville Parish Sheriff’s Office or State Fire Marshal’s Office. The investigation is continuing.