Charles sentenced to 30 years for armed robbery and attempted 2nd-degree murder


District Attorney Billy Joe Harrington announced the guilty plea and sentencing in an armed robbery and attempted murder case.
Tyler Charles, 23, of Natchitoches, pleaded guilty in the 10th Judicial District Court to armed robbery and attempted second-degree murder.

This article published in the May 21, 2022, print edition

The conviction is the result of a 2020 incident in which Charles admitted to robbing Tommy’s Grocery in Natchitoches and stabbing the store employee during the robbery.
Judge Lala Sylvester sentenced Mobley to 30 years imprisonment at hard labor without the benefit of probation, parole or suspension of sentence.
Special Prosecutor Clifford R. Strider III prosecuted the case.