Man wanted for Longview robbery arrested in Louisiana

NATCHITOCHES PARISH, Louisiana (KETK) - A man wanted for armed robbery in Longview was arrested by Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies during a traffic stop on Interstate 49 near Natchitoches on Saturday afternoon, according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Victor Jones.

MaCailyn V. Wilder, 21, of Hallsville, was arrested by NPSO deputies and booked into the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.

The arrest occurred just after 5:30 p.m., Saturday, when deputies were patrolling on Interstate 49, just south of Natchitoches, and clocked a northbound  car driving 102 MPH in a 75 MPH speed zone.

When deputies stopped the speeding vehicle and identified Wilder, they did a National Crime Information Check (NCIC). They not only learned Wilder's was driving on a suspended license, but he also had been wanted for an armed robbery by Longview police.

Wilder remains in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center awaiting extradition proceedings.

Deputies say Wilder was traveling from Alexandria to Hallsville. The vehicle was impounded by a local wrecker service.

 


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