Man arrested for illegal use of weapons at J.W. Thomas Apartments


A Natchitoches Police Department officer was working security at the J.W. Thomas Apartments Feb. 23 around 2:15 p.m. when he heard a single gunshot. The officer located the suspect who fled the area on foot. Officers quickly set up a perimeter and after another brief foot chase arrested Tedrick White, b/m, 21, of Natchitoches without incident.
White was arrested for Illegal Use of Weapons, Resisting an Officer and Battery of a Police Officer for kicking an officer while being arrested. He was placed in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center where he is awaiting bond.
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