Natchitoches Police arrest local restaurant employee for theft


The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested a local restaurant employee responsible for taking over $12,000 from a customer’s bank account.

On Jan. 28 at around 11:45 a.m., officers with the Natchitoches Police Department were notified by a patron of Cane Rio Café that several unauthorized transactions were on their bank account. The unauthorized transactions totaled over $12,000 and all occurred during December.

Robert Walker (W/M, 36, of Natchitoches) was arrested earlier this week for Felony Theft and was placed in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.

If you have any additional information in regards to this investigation, contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101 or Detective William Connell at (318) 238-3911.  All information given shall remain confidential.