Friday, July 29, 2016
Followup LA: No Charges for Man Who Shot Teen Armed with AK pistol
NATCHITOCHES, LA (KSLA) -
Natchitoches police say the teen fatally shot over the weekend was carrying an "AK-47 style firearm" at the time, and no charges will be filed against the shooter.
According to police, 21-year-old Melvin Pye, Jr. stayed on the scene outside the Super Stop the 1200 block of Texas St. after the shooting Sunday afternoon and called police.
Pye told police the teen approached him with the firearm, which was recovered at the scene and is described by police as a "7.62x39 mm caliber AK-47 style firearm."