- Associated Press - Monday, March 7, 2016

NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) - Police say a Natchitoches teen faces a charge of second-degree murder in the shooting death of his father.

Police arrested 19-year-old Marlon Rachal II Saturday.

Natchitoches police tells The Town Talk Marlon Rachal II is accused of killing his father, 39-year-old Marlon Rachal Sr.

Natchitoches police received a call of someone being shot. Upon arrival, they found the body of Rachal Sr., who had suffered multiple gunshots.

Police say Marlon Rachal turned himself in to police without incident.

Police did not release a motive for the shooting.

He is being held in the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.

Online jail records do not list an attorney for him.


Information from: Alexandria Daily Town Talk, https://www.thetowntalk.com

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