Natchitoches Police seek public’s help in Amulet Street shooting



The Natchitoches Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place around 3:45 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18 on Amulet Street near Hedges Street.

Police officers were notified by Natchitoches Regional Medical Center that Jirah Lyons, b/f, 20, of Natchitoches, was at the hospital with a gun shot wound to the neck.  Upon officers arrival to the hospital they learned Jones and another individual were traveling on Amulet Street when an unknown individual began to shoot at their vehicle near Hedges Street.

The Natchitoches Police Department will release more details as they become available.

Anyone with information in regards to this investigation should contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101 or Detective Alisha Roberson at (318) 357-3810.  Remember all information given shall remain confidential.   


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