Natchitoches Police say a 69-year-old woman is facing attempted murder charges after a shooting early Saturday morning.
Police responded to a call at 515 Fairgrounds Rd., Apt. #23, due to the caller, Ms. Annie Hicks stating that she had shot someone.
Officers immediately responded to the area where they located Ms. Hicks and spoke with her about what had happened. During this time officers on the scene were contacted by an officer at the Natchitoches Regional Medical Center and informed that a nineteen year old female, Kylie Renee Descant, of 125 Edgewood Dr., Frierson, LA had been shot while on Fairgrounds Rd.
As a result of the information officers had obtained the Criminal Investigations Division of the Natchitoches Police Department was contacted and began an investigation.
Based on information and evidence obtained from the scene detectives arrested Hicks on one count of Attempted Second Degree Murder. Ms. Hicks was later transported out to the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.
If anyone has information in reference to the shooting you’re urged to please contact the Natchitoches Police Department directly at (318) 352-8101 or you may contact Detective Bobby Beard of the Natchitoches Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division at (318) 238-3914.
The victim was treated at the Natchitoches Regional Medical Center for a non life threatening injury.