Suspect wanted in connection with shooting on Old Robeline Road


Natchitoches Police officers were dispatched Jan. 30 at 6:29 p.m. to the 1100 block of Old Robeline Road in reference to gunshots in the area. While officers were on Old Robeline Road, they were notified by Natchitoches Regional Medical Center that an individual arrived at the hospital with a single gunshot wound to the leg. The victim was wounded on Old Robeline Road and transported in a personal vehicle.
The victim was later airlifted to a hospital in Rapides Parish for further treatment.
Detectives identified Alex Willis, b/m, 35, of Natchitoches as a suspect and has obtained an arrest warrant for Attempted Second Degree Murder.
Anyone having seen Willis should contact the NPD at (318) 352-8101 or Detective William Connell at (318) 238-3911. Do not attempt to apprehend or detain this individual. Willis is considered to be armed and dangerous.