Drunk driver nabbed at NPD checkpoint


Over 500 vehicles passed through the Natchitoches Police Department’s  checkpoint on Tuesday, Dec. 20,  netting several arrests including  one  for intoxication.  Additionally, one was arrested for a drug violation and another off an  outstanding  warrant. A total of  14  drivers were issues  citations  for various   violations. 

Another sobriety checkpoint is in the works for  the reamning  holiday season.  NPD reminds all  to drove sober or get pulled over. 

Those wishing to report suspicious activity, can call the  Natchitoches Police Department at 318/ 352-8101. All information remains confidential.