Natchitoches Police arrest individual for shooting a gun into the air at the Parish Fair

The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested an individual for shooting a gun into the air Saturday night at the Parish Fair.

On October 2, 2021 around 9:40 p.m., officers working the Parish Fair requested additional help in reference to a large group of juveniles fighting near the rear of the event. As additional officers arrived a second group of juveniles began to fight near the front entrance of the fair. During the second fight, Danny LaCaze, (W/M, 57 y.o.a. of Natchitoches) fired a gunshot into the air causing everyone in the area to seek shelter.

Danny Lacaze was arrested for Discharging a Firearm in the City Limits of Natchitoches and Disturbing the Peace.

If you would like to report suspicious activity or have additional information in regards to this investigation please contact the Natchitoches Police Department at (318) 352-8101. Remember all information given shall remain confidential.

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