Natchitoches Police investigate homicide at Motel 6


Source: NPD

The Natchitoches Police Department is investigating a homicide that took place Sunday, May 31 at Motel 6.

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Natchitoches Police Department officers responded around 10:21 p.m. to 7624 Highway 3110 (Motel 6) in reference to gun shots being fired in the area.  While responding, they were notified that Eddie Varice Jr., b/m, 34, of Natchitoches was at Natchitoches Regional Medical Center with several gunshot wounds.  Officers at the hospital learned Varice Jr. and another individual were sitting in their vehicle at Motel 6 when an unknown person began to shoot at them.

Varice Jr. was pronounced deceased as a result of his injuries.

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

Anyone with additional information in regards to this investigation should contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101 or Detective Terry Johnson at (318) 357-3858.

Remember all information given shall remain confidential.