***UPDATE*** FOUND SAFELY…….NPD asking for public assistance in locating a missing person 



The Natchitoches Police Department with the assistance of the public has found the missing person

The Natchitoches Police Department has located Lewis Evans Jr. and he has been returned safely to his home.  We would like to thank the public for the assistance received to help find the missing person.


Source: NPD

The Natchitoches Police Department is asking the public for assistance in finding a man that has been missing for over a week.

On April 28, 2021 around 9:37 a.m., officers with the Natchitoches Police Department were dispatched to the 400 block of Shady Lane in reference to a missing person.  Officers were able to make contact with family members who said that Lewis Evans Jr. (B/M, 80 y.o.a., standing around 5’10”, weighing 152 pounds of Natchitoches) has been missing since April 21, 2021.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Lewis Evans Jr. please contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101 or Detective Terry Johnson at (318) 357-3858.  Remember all information given shall remain confidential.