NPSO continue to search for clues in Steven Burkett disappearance


Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives continue to search for clues or any information in connection with the suspicious disappearance of Steven Burkett of Marthaville.
Burkett, 49, w/m, described as 5’11”, 175 pounds, with medium length brown hair and brown eyes of the 100 block of Eddie Williams Road, Marthaville, was last heard from during the early morning hours of Feb. 12, 2022.
Burkett was reported missing to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office around 11 p.m. Feb. 13 by a female friend who reported his disappearance as “suspicious”.
He was reportedly last seen driving a dark gray GMC 4X4 pickup truck with fender flares and a decal in the rear glass.
Detectives immediately began speaking with family and friends in an effort to gather additional information or any other specific information about Burkett.
He has not been heard from.
Detectives executed a search warrant at Burkett’s residence to search for any additional clues or evidence.
On four occassions, NPSO Detectives, along with assistance from the Sabine Parish Sheriff’s Office, Many Police Department, Natchitoches Parish Fire District #7, cadaver dogs from Shreveport Fire Department and Ark-La-Tex K-9 Rescue searched locations on Preston Hayes Road near Marthaville and other areas on foot, horseback and using all-terrain vehicles.
Sheriff Stuart Wright said detectives are continuing to investigate Burkett’s disappearance and ask if you have any information as to his whereabouts or disappearance to please contact the NPSO Criminal Investigations Bureau at 318-357-7830 or Natchitoches Crime Stoppers at 318-238-2388 you may be eligible for a reward.
Case Agent:
Detective Lt. Jonathan Byles
NPSO Criminal Investigations Bureau