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Assumption Parish Sheriffs Office


Assumption Parish Detectives Arrest Fugitive from California - Wednesday, August 10, 2011

On 8/10/2011 Detectives with the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, California contacted detectives with the Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office in reference to a fugitive from their area believed to be in Labadieville, LA. They identified the subject as Demple A. Hawkins (B/F 46yoa). San Bernardino County Sheriff's Office advised she was wanted for Parole Violations relating to a conviction for Assault with a Deadly Weapon. She was allegedly involved in a stabbing in their jurisdiction. She has been on the run for the past six years and was listed as armed and dangerous.

On 8/11/2011 Detectives with the Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office converged on the area known as the Parker Apartments. Detectives spoke with the some residents and learned of her whereabouts. Detectives surrounded the apartment located at 2968 Highway 1, Apartment #6, Labadieville and Demple was taken into custody a short time later without incident.

Demple was transported to Assumption Parish Detention Center where she will be booked as a fugitive and held for San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department awaiting extradition.